Newsletter no. 11
Make or Break: Children’s Services and the Crisis
In this issue:
Let’s Unite for Children!
This issue of the newsletter continues to look at the human impact of the economic crisis on children and families.
Services under pressure
Invisible, inconsistent and discrepancy seem to be keywords in the analysis carried out by NGO representatives of the current state of affairs in Romania.
The Teacher, the Educational Psychologist and the Social Worker
Should we look solely to the Government for solutions to the social and economic difficulties which Romania is currently experiencing? Or does the solution lie with individual and collective social responsibility?
For Richer, for Poorer
He is fast spoken but very precise and clear. In a time of economic stringency, the Director of DGASCP* for Sector 1, Bucharest, puts his money where his mouth is.
Inside an institution: Saint Nicolas, a children’s home in Bucharest
In the last twenty years Romania has gone a long way towards reducing the number of its institutions and most of those that still exist have been successfully modernised.
Over 30,000 people donate to UNICEF campaign Together for Every Child
In partnership with TVR, Romania’s public broadcaster, UNICEF launched the campaign Together for Every Child on 10 June 2011, during the TVR1 show Once in a Lifetime, hosted by Iuliana Tudor.
First UNICEF Gala in Constanța to fund multifunctional center
In partnership with DP World Constanța, UNICEF Romania organized its first gala in Constanța for the benefit of children on 15 July.