The new Czech government must clearly declare that it has an interest in inclusion. Funding for inclusive education and teacher training is insufficient.
A new project in Italy aims to make Roma children more conscious about their standard of living and inform them about their rights.
Numerous laws remain unimplemented, such as better protection of unaccompanied foreign minors, and bullying and school dropouts are far too common.
A large number of children in the Netherlands are still subject to violations of their rights, conclude UNICEF the Netherlands and Defence for Children in their Annual Statement. The organizations say the figures are ''shocking."
A new initiative in Hungary seeks to guarantee the right of children to have their parents stay with them in hospitals, as guaranteed under a 1998 healthcare act that has yet to be fully implemented.
Many hundreds of children in the Netherlands go to school in the morning famished, unwashed and with torn clothing. This emerges from an inquiry of RTL Nieuws. It happens everywhere in the country, at village schools...