Stockholm – Ensuring Non-violent Childhoods

– Ensuring Non-violent Childhoods – The last expert meeting in Stockholm was an inter-active working meeting of officials and specialists from the Baltic Sea Region and beyond. It engaged the participants in a critical review of the draft guidance “Ensuring...

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Tallinn – Parenting for Non-violent Childhoods

- Parenting for Non-violent Childhoods - The third expert meeting was an inter-active working meeting of officials and specialists from the Baltic Sea Region and beyond. It engaged the participants in a critical review of the draft guidance report “Parenting for...

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National Consultations Poland

- Need for a National Strategy to end violent punishment of children in Poland - The acceptance of corporal punishment against children is going down in Poland but too many caregivers are still spanking and beating children as part of discipline. The Ombudsman for...

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National Consultations Estonia

 - Good teachers solve conflicts and tension with humour -  During the national consultation in Estonia of the Non-violent childhoods project, also children also participated. They emphasized that there is a perception of a decline in using corporal punishment in...

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National Consultations Latvia

On 9-10 October 2017, professionals from child care, the education and health sector, and from the government took part in a three-day learning exchange describing the current situation in Latvia and how to meet the challenge of the high level of abuse and violence...

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Head of Children at Risk Unit on public Latvian radio

In connection to the Latvian consultations on 9 - 10 October 2017, the Head of the CBSS Children at Risk Unit, Turid Heiberg, was interviewed by the public Latvian radio station LR1. Referring to a recent survey by Kantar Millward Brown on corporal punishment of...

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