CRCA/ECPAT Albania submits to the Parliament and the Ministry of Justice amendments to the Criminal Code to protect children from rape
Tirana, 6 June 2020 - CRCA/ECPAT Albania submitted to the Legal Commission and the Alliance of Women MPs of the Albanian Parliament, as well as to the Ministry of Justice, its latest amendments to the Criminal Code of Albania. The proposals come at a time when Albania is embroiled in a major scandal in which a 15-years old girl was raped and sexual exploited by a school guard in the capital...
Tirana, June 1, 2020 - International Children's Day, finds children in Albania in the worst situation of violation of their rights over the years. Only within the time limit 1 January 2019 - 1 June 2020:
- 66 children have been subjected to harassment and sexual violence by relatives or have been physically abused by their relatives.
THE COLLABORATION BETWEEN CRCA/ECPAT ALBANIA AND THE NATIONAL POLICE, LEADS THE ARREST OF THE PEDOPHILE NETWORK
Tirana, May 30, 2020 - Due to several months of work and professional cooperation between CRCA / ECPAT Albania experts, ISIGURT.al and the State Police, the latter has made it possible today to identify and then arrest four people for violent sexual intercourse with minor age person.
The pedophile network and their actions were discovered for the first time through a phone call to the...
Tirana, 25 May 2020 - Today, on the International Day of Missing Children, the National Center for Missing Children in Albania, a joint service of CRCA/ECPAT Albania and ALO 116-000, seeks to bring to the attention of the National Police Authority of Albania, the Ministry of Interior and the Albanian Government, their obligation and responsibility to protect every child,...
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...
CRCA forum discusses on "Protection of children from violence and sexual exploitation on the Internet"
Tirana, May 8, 2020 – Child and Youth Advocacy Centre (ACA) and the National Hotline for Safer Internet ISIGURT.al, of CRCA/ECPAT Albania, organized the 6th Nationwide Forum: Protection of children from violence and sexual exploitation on the Internet- Can we set safer Internet principles for everyone?
The web-based meeting was attended by Albanian and...
Tirana 1 May 2020 – During the last three weeks alone, more than 1,300 pages of child pornography have been reported on the National Hotline ISIGURT.al, accessible to every child and young person in Albania. Compared to the same period last year, we are dealing with a 100-fold increase in reports of child pornography pages.
“The National Hotline ISIGURT.al finally had its chance to show...