Combating Violence Against Children – A Priority for Romania
BUCHAREST, 2 March 2017. Today, Romania launched the Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children. Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu, Mr. Pavel Năstase, Minister of National Education, Ms. Ana Birchall, Minister Delegate for European Affairs, State Se
More than 70,000 Carrefour customers support children from 45 schools to attend classes
BUCHAREST, 21 November 2016 - Between 15th of September and 15th of October, for the third consecutive year, Carrefour and UNICEF in Romania joined efforts in support of education, in a substantial fundraising campaign organised in all 31 Carrefour hyper
Inclusive quality education, friendly healthcare and protection against violence – Romanian teenagers’ main concerns
BUCHAREST, 18 November 2016 - On the backdrop of the Universal Children’s Day, the National Authority for Child Protection and Adoption (NACPA), the National Council of Students (NCS) and UNICEF organised a debate on the new Strategy for the Rights of th
UNICEF salutes the adoption of the Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes
Bucharest, 10 November 2016 – UNICEF salutes the Romanian Parliament’s adoption, on 18 October 2016, of the Code of marketing of breast-milk substitutes, as well as its promulgation by the President of Romania, Mr. Klaus Iohannis, on 7 November 2016.
Smiley visited school Mihail Andrei in Buhuși, part of the UNICEF Quality Inclusive Education package
BUCHAREST, 9 November 2016 - Andrei Tiberiu Maria - Smiley, National Ambassador for UNICEF in Romania, visited on Tuesday the 8th of November 2016, School „Mihail Andrei” in Buhuși, Botoșani county, part of UNICEF’s Quality Inclusive Education package. On
The Foundation Agenția pentru Dezvoltare Comunitară “Împreună” received the European Roma Spirit Award 2016
BUCHAREST, 20 October 2016 - In the first year of the European Roma Spirit Award - ERSA 2016, The Foundation Agenția pentru Dezvoltare Comunitară “Împreună” was designated Non-Governmental Organisation of the Year for the Project “What do you want to be
Wella Professionals and UNICEF: Bacau Training Centre – a Chance for Vulnerable Adolescents
BACĂU, 22 September 2016. Wella Professionals, Bacau County Council - Bacau General Directorate for Social Assistance and Child Protection (GDSACP), Bacau County Employment Agency (CEA), and UNICEF in Romania inaugurated the “I Learn, I Know, I Can” Train
Carrefour and UNICEF join forces once more to help children attend school
BUCHAREST, 16 September 2016 - During 15 September – 15 October 2016, Carrefour and UNICEF in Romania continue their efforts to support education, for the third consecutive year, by organizing a fundraising campaign. Carrefour customers shopping in the 30
Romania provides children and women with more protection against domestic violence by implementing the Istanbul Convention
BUCHAREST, 31 August 2016 – UNICEF in Romania salutes the coming into force, on 1 September 2016, of the Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence, also known as the Istanbul Convention.
Increased chances of new family for ‘hard to place’ children
Today, 17 August 2016, the National Authority for the Protection of Child Rights and Adoption (NAPCRA), with the support of UNICEF in Romania, held a media briefing on the recent changes and additions to Law 273/2004 regarding adoption procedures and rela
Global leaders and youth launch new partnership to end violence against children everywhere
BUCHAREST, 13 July 2016 – Yesterday, at the United Nations children joined world leaders to launch a new partnership to make ending violence a public priority and a collective responsibility.
Minister of Labour, Dragoș Pîslaru, visits Bacău to learn about the Minimum Package of Social Services for children and their families currently being implemented by UNICEF
BUCHAREST, 1 July 2016 - Today, on 1 July, Mr. Dragoș Pîslaru, Minister of Labour, Family, Social Protection and the Elderly, and Ms. Gabriela Coman, President of the National Authority for the Protection of Child Rights and Adoption, together with UNICEF
Governments urged to make the right investments now to reverse the trend for the most vulnerable children: UNICEF
Poverty, illiteracy and early deaths await the most disadvantaged children in Central and Eastern Europe and Central Asia
The President of Romania visited the school in Motoșeni, part of the UNICEF Quality Inclusive Education package
On Friday, 17 June 2016, the President of Romania, Mr. Klaus Iohannis, visited “Gheorghe Nechita” Gymnasium School in Motoșeni, which is part of the UNICEF Quality Inclusive Education package. This visit underlines the importance of education as a nationa
UNICEF celebrates 25 years of Romanian partnerships for children and 70 years of working for children worldwide
BUCHAREST – 1 June 2016. In the context of the International Children’s Day, during an anniversary gala organized at Hotel Sheraton in Bucharest on 31 May 2016, UNICEF in Romania celebrated 25 years of partnerships for the Romanian children, as well as 70
Preventing campaign against teenagers alcohol consumption
BUCHAREST, 8 April 2016 - On Thursday, 7 April 2016, UNICEF in partnership with the Ministry of Health (MoH), the Ministry of Youth and Sports (MYS), the National Institute for Public Health (NIPH) and the National Student Council (NSC) launched the risk
Adoptable children will gain a family sooner
Today, 24 March 2016, the National Authority for the Protection of Child Rights and Adoption, with the support of UNICEF in Romania, held a media briefing on adoption and the recent changes and additions to Law 273/2004 on adoption procedures.
Preventing social exclusion of 1.9 million vulnerable children: a top priority for Romania
Bucharest, 22 March 2016. The Chamber of Deputies and UNICEF in Romania co-organized a debate focused on the Minimum Package of Services to mobilize key decision makers to support the prevention of social exclusion for 1.9 million vulnerable children. Tog
Development opportunities and resource centre for adolescents in Bacău
BACĂU, 27 October 2015 - Today, UNICEF together with the Ministry of Youth and Sports (MoYS), the Mayoralty of Bacău Municipality and ALIAT Association launched the “Opportunities for All Adolescents” intervention model in the municipality of Bacău. The l
The Ministry of Education and UNICEF: “You’re a hero in the school yard when you stop verbal violence!”
BUCHAREST, 9 October 2015 – Today, UNICEF and the Ministry of Education and Scientific Research (MoESR) launched the campaign against violence in schools with the message “You’re a hero in the school yard when you stop verbal violence!”.
PRO TV NEWS launched a new campaign “There’s Life After Earthquake”, in partnership with UNICEF
BUCHAREST, 12 May 2015 - PRO TV and UNICEF have partnered to launch a fundraising campaign in support of the 1.7 million children affected by the devastating earthquake that hit Nepal. Children are in desperate need of water, food, medicines, shelter and
Development opportunities for all adolescents
Cluj-Napoca, 25 February 2015 - Today, UNICEF in partnership with the Mayoralty of Cluj-Napoca, the Directorate of Social Assistance and Healthcare in Cluj county and ALIAT Association launched the “Opportunities for Adolescents” model in the municipality
Development opportunities and resource centre for adolescents in Bucharest
BUCHAREST, 30 January 2015 – Today, UNICEF together with the Ministry of Youth and Sports (MoYS), Bucharest District 4 City Hall, and ALIAT Association launched the “Opportunities for Adolescents” intervention model in Bucharest.
UNICEF and Romgaz help children go to school
BUCHAREST, January 12, 2015. UNICEF and Romgaz have signed a partnership agreement in order to help prevent and reduce absenteeism, dropout and early school leaving, as part of UNICEF School Attendance Initiative.
The Chamber of Deputies – NACRPA – UNICEF: investing in children should be a priority
BUCHAREST, December 10, 2014. Today, in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, the Chamber of Deputies, the Ministry of Labour, Family, Social Protection and the Elderly, through its National Authority for Child
Including all children in quality education - a regional priority
BUCHAREST, December 3, 2014. The UNICEF Regional Office for Central and Eastern Europe and Commonwealth of Independent States and the UNESCO Institute of Statistics are organizing the first ever international workshop on monitoring Out-of-School Children
Opportunities for all adolescents
IAȘI , 25 November 2014
Romanian Ministry of Education and UNICEF: Investing in education is essential for Romania's economic growth
BUCHAREST, November 24, 2014. The Romanian Ministry of Education and UNICEF have released today the study "Cost of non-investment in Education in Romania", an analysis of the impact that the poor allocation of funds to the national education system has on
Protecting children against violence is a priority!
BUCHAREST, 21 November 2014. On November 20th, 2014 – the Universal Children’s Day, UNICEF Romania and the Chamber of Deputies organized an Awareness Raising and Fundraising Gala to help protect children from violence.
United Nations Day 2014 Celebrated in Romania
The United Nations in Romania in partnership with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs celebrated the United Nations Day 2014. More than 100 representatives of the Romanian Government and Parliament, central authorities, ambassadors, key opinion leaders, repre
Norway and UNICEF will invest 5.3 million euros in community-based services in Bacau County
BUCHAREST, 10 October 2014 - UNICEF, in partnership with the Romanian Government and Bacau County Council, have launched the “Social inclusion through the provision of integrated social services at community level” model in the presence of Romania’s Prime
Verbal violence hurts!
BUCHAREST, September 30th, 2014 - UNICEF in partnership with the National Authority for Child Protection and Adoption (ACPA) and the Department for Equal Opportunities between Women and Men (DEOWM) of the Ministry of Labour, Family, Social Protection and
UNICEF salutes the adoption of banning the institutionalization of children under 3 law
BUCHAREST, 17 September 2014 - UNICEF salutes the initiative of the Romanian Parliament with the support of the Ministry of Labour, Family, Social Protection and the Elderly and National Authority for the Protection of Child Rights and Adoption to ban the
Wella Professionals and UNICEF: Piatra Neamț Training Centre – a public-private partnership for the benefit of vulnerable adolescents
PIATRA NEAMȚ, 12 September 2014 -Wella Professionals, Neamţ General Directorate for Social Assistance and Child Protection and UNICEF Romania officially opened the ‘I Learn, I Know, I Can’ Training Centre in Piatra Neamț on Friday, 12 September 2014.
Support vulnerable families to reduce reliance on institutional care: UNICEF
NEW YORK/GENEVA 10 September 2014 – At least 1.4 million children in 26 countries across Central and Eastern Europe and Central Asia are growing up apart from their biological parents, often in institutional settings that can affect their development.
Violence against children – a global concern
BUCHAREST, 5 September 2014. UNICEF launched the report “Hidden in Plain Sight”, the largest-ever compilation of data on violence against children which shows the staggering extent of physical, sexual and emotional abuse to which children are exposed. Als
#ENDviolence against children
BUCHAREST – 4 September, 2014. The Secretary of State, Ioana Liana Cazacu and the UNICEF Representative in Romania, Sandie Blanchet have signed a partnership agreement today, whereby the Department for Equal Opportunities for Women and Men (DEOWM) – under
UNICEF and Carrefour help children go to school
BUCHAREST, 14 August 2014. Between 15 August and 30 September 2014, UNICEF and Carrefour is rolling out a fundraising campaign to help children from underprivileged backgrounds go to school. In every one of the 25 Carrefour hypermarkets throughout the cou
UNICEF Romania releases music video to support #EndViolence
BUCHAREST, 25 July 2014 - UNICEF Romania today launched a new interactive music video dedicated to the prevention of violence against children as part of the global campaign #ENDviolence.
Respecting children’s rights – a priority for the Ombudsman and UNICEF Romania
BUCHAREST, 3 July 2014. Today, the Ombudsman and UNICEF Romania launched a special report on "Respecting the rights of children deprived of liberty in Romania".
Legislative Proposal Background and Figures on Institutionalisation
25 June 2014
Ministry of Labour and National Authority and UNICEF: Children are a priority!
BUCHAREST, 1 June 2014 - The Ministry of Labour, Family, Social Protection and the Elderly (MLFSPE) and the National Authority for Child Rights Protection and Adoption (NACRPA), with the support of UNICEF Romania.
Romanian postage stamps invite you to say END violence against children!
BUCHAREST, Friday, 30th May 2014
Government of Romania, World Bank and UNICEF: early child education is a priority!
BUCHAREST, 10 April 2014
UNICEF salutes the establishment of the National Authority for the Protection of Child Rights and Adoption
BUCHAREST, 31 March 2014