Juvenile Justice - News
Juvenile Justice - News
Tirana, October 8, 2020 - CRCA / ECPAT Albania, Barnahus Albania and theFree Legal Aid Office for Children and Youthin Albania, made public this morning in an on-line forum, the draft law "On Sex Offenders Register in Albania". The law is drafted by some the best child rights experts, as well as lawyers of the Free Legal Office. Part of the forum, which lasted about 2 hours, were...
The National Center for Rehabilitation and Reintegration of Juveniles in Conflict with the Law established in Albania
Tirana, 22 September 2020 - CRCA/ECPAT Albania announced today the openning to the public of the National Center for Rehabilitation and Reintegration of Juveniles in Conflict with the Law (ACRJ), which will make possible in addition to providing consolidated alternative services such as information, mentoring, support and empowerment of the juveniles in...
Children and young people in conflict with the law, have an alternative service from CRCA/ECPAT Albania
Tirana, 19 September 2020 – Child Rights Centre - CRCA/ECPAT Albania, since 1999 has provided free primary and secondary legal aid to children and young people in conflict with the law and since 2011 has been licensed to provide specialized services in community and national level, while have 24 years of experience in child and youth protection services.
Tirana, September 16, 2020 - Experts of the Free Legal Aid Office For Vulnerable Children and Youth of CRCA/ECPAT Albania, after several months of intensive work, have finally prepared for consultation the draft law "On the National Register of Sex Offenders in Albania”, which aims to prevent crimes and sexual violence against children and young people in Albania, by...
Ministry of Justice authorises CRCA/ECPAT Albania to provide free legal services to vulnerable children and youth supported by the national budget
Tirana, 10 September 2020 - CRCA was selected and authorised today as one of the twelve CSOs in Albania to provide primary free legal aid to all vulnerable children and youth, including their families, who require such assistance that is supported by the national budget. The Ministry of Justice, among 15 applications received from civil society organizations, decided to authorize CRCA...
CRCA / ECPAT Albania: Immediate and independent investigation of violence and brutal treatment of a minor by four State Police employees
Tirana, 16 May 2020 - CRCA / ECPAT Albania through this urgent statement, expresses its deep indignation at the violence and brutal treatment of a child by four police officers in Tirana.
CRCA / ECPAT Albania was informed by media on the video of a young adolescent boy who was being tortured by several police officers. From the observation we made of the material that...
Albania to have a National Centre for Rehabilitation and Reintegration of Juveniles in Conflict with the Law
Tirana, 30 March 2020- Over the years Albania has had many advances in children's and youth rights. However, despite widespread efforts, corruption, political conflicts, weak public institutions, a corrupt justice system, and a lack of public investment for children and youth, it has seriously hampered efforts to protect the rights of children and young people.