Training for providers of free legal aid in the field of child rights was held


In order to improve the capacity of the network of providers of free legal aid in the field of protection of child rights, a training entitled “Child Rights in the Systems of Health and Social Care” was held.

Training facilitators were Prof. Nevenka Žegarac, PhD, Faculty of Political Science, University of Belgrade, Marija Petrović, Attorney at Law, Child Rights Centre, Ivana Rodic – Specialist in medical law, Vanja Macanović, Attorney at Law, Autonomous Women’s Center.

The training was attended by representatives of the following institutions, organisations and networks: Civil Forum Novi Pazar-CHRIS Network, City Authority Kikinda-bpp, Safety Oasis Kragujevac, Yucom, Legal Clinic for Child Rights and Legal Clinic for Family Law, Balkan Centre for Migration and humanitarian activities, SOS Children’s Line, ASTRA, students of the Faculty of Law, University of Belgrade, Child Rights Centre.

The training was organised within the project “Improvement of child rights through the strengthening of the judicial system and social protection in Serbia”, which is implemented in cooperation with Ministry of Justice, Ministry of Labour, Employment, Veteran and Social Affairs and UNICEF, and  funded by the European Union through the IPA 2013 program.