Presentations from Working Group 1: Organisation of Statutory Services at the Local level
South East Europe Consultation
Facilitator / Chairperson: Ms. REIMA ANA MAGLAJLIC HOLICEK, Independent Consultant
Working group framework and introduction by the Chairperson. Ms. REIMA ANA MAGLAJLIC HOLICEK, Independent Consultant
Topic I: Mandates of statutory services and case management
Mr. VLADAN JOVANOVIC, Independent Consultant, Serbia: Statutory services - case management as good practice in regulatory regimes.
Ms. CAROLYN HAMILTON, Director, Children’s Legal Center, Essex University, UK: Responding to child protection concerns in a unified manner - unified law, secondary legislation and/or harmonized, complementary procedures.
Mr. SMAIL JOLDIC, DIRECTOR, Center for Social Work, Srebernik, Tuzla Kanton, Bosnia and Herzegovina: Case management and other innovations in statutory services at sub-national level - the case of Tuzla Kanton.
Topic II: Assuring access to services for groups at risk and coordinating responses from the public sector and other providers
Ms. RAJNA KOVACI, Director, Gender and Equal Opportunities, Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities, Albania: Challenges for ensuring appropriate care and protection of children left behind by migrating parents - research findings in Albania.
Ms. DUSICA VUJACIC-RICHER, UNICEF-Country Office, Republic of Serbia : Facilitating access to services for un-informed and marginalized groups - the case of mobile teams in Serbia. [Annex]
Ms. SVETLANA SOVILJ, High Counselor, Ministry of Health, Labour and Social Welfare, Montenegro : Inter-sectoral and inter-municipal organization of work to address child abuse - the case of Montenegro.
Ms. ARDA LAZARENI, Specialist in the Children's Secretariat, Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities, Albania: Child Protection Units as statutory services at local level - the case of Kukes.
Ms. NICOLETA PREDA, Chief of the European Integration Services, National Authority for the Protection of Child Rights, Romania: Capacity-building of statutory services at local level in the context of decentralization.
Ms. MILENA HARIZANOVA, Consultant, Bulgaria: Outsourcing the provision of services to non-statutory entities and individuals - the case of Bulgaria.
MS. DRAGICA VLAOVIC VASILJEVIC, Assistant to the Minister, Ministry of Labour and Social Policy, Republic of Serbia: Social Policy Councils – Multi-sectoral bodies at municipal level and their role in policy and decision-making on the provision of services.
Topic III: Methods and tools for good case management
Mr. RONALD PENTON, Stockholm School of Social Work: Steps and procedures in individual case management - from the assessment to the closure of the case.
Ms. MARINA AJDUKOVIC, Faculty of Law, Department of Social Work and Ms. ANTONIJA ZIZAK, Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, Croatia: Standardizing procedures for family separation risk assessment - the case of Croatia.
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