PROMISE 1 events
You’ll find the summaries and presentations from each of the exchange meetings, study visits, and the training during the PROMISE 1 2015-2017 Project at the links below.
Since 2015, a project partnership called PROMISE has accelerated the progress made across Europe in providing multidisciplinary services to child victims of violence. Looking to the future, a European approach will be essential for the continuity of capacity-building, advocacy, and provision of Barnahus and similar services at the national level.
Today we are announcing an open call to join PROMISE 3 as a partner, which will gain you early access to PROMISE Network benefits.
Gordana Flander, Director of the Child and Youth Center in Zagreb, recipient of the Children’s Rights Promotion Lifetime Achievement Award
We are so happy to share that our amazing colleague Prof.dr.sc Gordana Flander, Director of the Child and Youth Center in Zagreb, has been awarded the Children's Rights Promotion Lifetime Achievement Award in Croatia. "For me, this award is a stimulus and a sign that...read more
Lithuanian MD/IA centre provides temporary accommodation, trains 1000+ specialists in identifying sexual abuse among children
The Support Centre for Sexually Abused Children is the only service in the Lithuania which provides specialized, complex services for sexually abused children and their family members. The Centre is unique among the European Barnahus and similar setups, in that it has...read more
On 29 September 2017 the PROMISE project held a webinar which highlighted advocacy tools for promoting the Barnahus model and briefly introduced the outreach and national level technical support planned for the PROMISE II project. A recording of the webinar may be...read more
The final conference of the PROMISE 1 project took place on 14 June 2017 at the Committee of the Regions in Brussels, Belgium. More than 90 participants from 30 countries meet in Brussels on for the conference Launching the European Barnahus Movement. The conference...read more
The PROMISE pilot countries, partners and experts met in Haarlem, the Netherlands on 13-14 March 2017. This was the final meeting in the PROMISE exchange series. With a focus on linking policy and practice, they went on a study visit to the Multi-Disciplinary Center...read more
Linköping inspires a European movement to establish Barnahus On 28-29 November 2016, professionals from around Europe met in Linköping to gather inspiration to launch an innovative way to support child victims of violence in their own countries. The innovation is...read more
“We need to take the leadership role; we need to rise to the challenge and work with what we have! There is no time to lose…” In the second exchange meeting of the PROMISE project in Reykjavik representatives from the pilot countries informed about achievements and...read more
3-4 February | Zagreb Child Protection Centre, Croatia 32 representatives from partner organisations, experts and pilot countries met at the first exchange meeting in the PROMISE project to define the elements of the multi-disciplinary and interagency cooperation to...read more
On 20-21 October, the CBSS Secretariat hosted the PROMISE project kick-off meeting. PROMISE aims at promoting child-friendly multi-disciplinary and interagency services supporting child victims of violence, providing them with access to justice, avoiding...read more