In April 2016, the Council of Europe gathered over 300 participants from across Europe and beyond to its conference in Sofia. This included two Heads of State, 17 Ministers and Vice-Ministers, high-level representatives of key international organizations, over 30 NGOs and 10 young delegates. They expressed a strong commitment to the new Strategy for the Rights of the Child (2016-2021). The CBSS Expert Group on Children at Risk is mentioned as a partner in implementing the strategy. Have a look at the conference website to check out the speeches, presentations and media coverage.