One of the largest state-run institutions for the disabled in Hungary will be closed down after the publication of a shocking report by the Mental Disabilities Advocacy Center (MDAC). The report reveals that the...
Civil Rights Defenders and the National Association for Social and Mental Health work with human rights and the situation in closed institutions. We expose shortcomings and contribute to the guarantee of respect for individuals' human rights.
In the last year over 10,000 children in Bulgaria have been affected by the 60-year-old Juvenile Delinquency Act.
A recent report has found that children deprived of liberty are exposed to increased risks of abuse, violence, acute social discrimination and denial of their civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights.