The AudTrain Project aimed to:

ensure that the rights of the child in alternative care is respected, i.a. the right to physical and psychological integrity;

devise training in how to perform a system based audit of child residential care facilities;

publish materials to be used in the training of expert auditors;

implement trainings in the partner countries;

develop competence on how to include young people’s own experiences in the audit process;

take full account of international conventions and recommendations such as the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child, the UN Guidelines for the Alternative Care of Children and the Council of Europe recommendation on the rights of children in residential care in all auditing practice.