Progress by country

Follow the news, events, media, research and other progress from the European Barnahus Movement. This collection of news is inclusive, and thus is not limited to PROMISE activities. Submissions are warmly welcome

PROMISE Barnahus greater network

PROMISE Barnahus greater network

The founders of the PROMISE Barnahus Network, representing 13 countries, will sign the statutes formalising the network next week in Helsinki. Many additional countries have already expressed great interest to join. Since launching our work in 2015, PROMISE has been...

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Moldova is working on opening its first Barnahus

The first Barnahus in Moldova will be established during 2019 with the support of World Childhood Foundation. In 2018, the National Center for Child Abuse Prevention (NCCAP), in partnership with the Ministry of Health, Labor and Social Protection started the process...

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Since launching our work in 2015, PROMISE has been the hub for international exchange and cooperation promoting the Barnahus model as a standard practice in Europe for providing child victims and witnesses of violence with rapid access to justice in care. In our exchanges with professionals from around Europe and beyond, we are aware that professionals in the countries highlighted on the map below have been involved in developing and/or are working to implement the Barnahus Quality Standards in their national settings.

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