CRCA / ECPAT Albania: The Government shall urgently close all residential institutions for Children!
Tirana, 2 October 2019 - CRCA/ECPAT Albania through this public statement would like to express its deep concern on the latest case of sexual violence and bullying against a 12-year-old girl, reported on the national media, who was in the care of the Child Residential Centre in Tirana.
“Fix Fare” an investigative journalism programme on national TV Top Channel, during...
Tirana, July 16, 2019 – As the World Day against Trafficking in Persons is getting nearer, CRCA / ECPAT Albania is publicly sharing our concern that Albanian Government has failed in its fight for the elimination of child trafficking. According to the latest UK National Crime Agency data, during 2018, 217 Albanian children were trafficked across UK, mostly for sexual purposes...
Tirana, 12 July 2019 - CRCA / ECPAT Albania, through this public statement seeks to inform not only public opinion, but also law enforcement agencies that it is unforgivable and intolerable that a pedophile has been let free while no measures were taken to protect an 11-year-old girl who survived the violence and sexual harassment of her teacher.
The most recent case...
Tirana, July 1, 2019 - The Child Rights Centre Albania (CRCA / ECPAT Albania) was admitted today as a full member of EUROCHILD, one of the largest child-rights organisation in the European Union.
Eurochild is a network of organizations working with and for children in Europe. It advocates for children’s rights and well-being to be at the heart of policymaking. The...
Tirana, June 1, 2019 - On the International Children's Day and the 30th anniversary of the adoption of the UN Convention on the Children’s Rights, data, facts and reports over the years, such as children, non-governmental organizations and of the UN, show that Albania has spectacularly failed to protect the rights of every child!
Just two days ago, theNational Report on...
Tirana, May 29, 2019 - Children and young people in Albania, representatives of Tirana Youth Parliament and "Zëri 16+" Youth Group shared today the results of the National Report on “Children for Children's rights” a Youth-led Action Research drafted by them in the framework of the joint initiative of Save the Children in cooperation with CRCA / ECPAT Albania. The initiative...
Dear Mr., prime Minister,
We address this open letter to express our concern as CRCA / ECPAT Albania and the Safe Internet Centre in Albania regarding the security of internet in Albania.
Albania, despite measures taken to protect children, turns out to be one of the countries with the most insecure internet in Europe!
The 1st National Report on the Internet Safety of...