European Union Member States have failed to give child poverty and well-being the deserved priority in their National Reform Programmes. As in former years, Eurochild disappointment that governments have strayed the opportunity to put children at the heart of policy reforms. Without devoting to the children, the Europe2020 targets will not be reached. To read the full press release, click here.
I was sitting in a sweltering California courtroom, serving as an expert witness on an adult case, when out of the corner of my eye I saw a tiny girl, fully shackled, walking down the […]
About 20 years ago, Leslie Acoca was sitting in a California courtroom, waiting to testify as an expert witness in court. What she saw changed the course of her life. That day, Acoca watched a young […]
Last October the Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act (or Fostering Connections, as it is commonly known) turned five years old. As someone who helped write and pass that law, I can’t help but […]