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Time and place: Oct. 14, 2013Oct. 17, 2013, Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel and Towers, Bangkok, Thailand

The Sexual Violence Research Initiative announces the 3rd international conference on sexual violence research, SVRI Forum 2013. The aim of SVRI Forum 2013 is to promote promising practices for preventing and responding to sexual and intimate partner violence . The Forum 2013 will be co-hosted by Partners for Prevention.

Time and place: Oct. 8, 2013Oct. 10, 2013, Hotel Brasília Royal Tulip Alvorada, Brasilia

At The Hague Conference (10-11 May 2010), the Government of Brazil announced that, in cooperation with the ILO, Brazil would host the III Global Child Labour Conference in 2013 to measure progress in implementing the The Hague Roadmap and towards the goal of 2016.

Time and place: Oct. 6, 2013Oct. 9, 2013, Viña del Mar, Chile

8ª Conferencia Internacional Latinoamericana de ISPCAN sobre Maltrato y Abuso Sexual Infantil - 8th ISPCAN Latin American International Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect. Abstract submission is now open! Deadline: June 30. English, Spanish & Portuguese accepted.

Time: Oct. 5, 2013Oct. 6, 2013

The French Medical Institute for Children (FMIC) announces its Third International Conference at Kabul on 5-6 October, 2013. The conference offers a unique forum for health care providers in Afghanistan to learn about current care, new and innovative techniques in care and current issues of child health in Afghanistan.

Time and place: Oct. 3, 2013Oct. 4, 2013, Guanajuato, Mexico

This seminar is hosted by Red Latinoamericana de Acogimiento Familiar - Relaf and supported by Unicef.  Registration and call for abstracts open. Call for papers & registration deadline 20 August 2013.

Time and place: Oct. 2, 2013, NH Hotel du Grand Sablon, Brussels

This timely international symposium provides an invaluable opportunity to discuss how to tackle the problem of young runaways and missing children in Europe. The symposium will examine how to improve child protection across the EU and explore innovative methods of collaboration between Member States.

Time and place: Sep. 24, 2013Sep. 26, 2013, Lady Margaret Hall, University of Oxford

This conference examines how enduring patterns of migration emerge, are sustained and decline; the mechanisms by which the migration processes of yesterday influence those of today; and the role of the migrant as a social actor in the face of these historical and social processes. The conference takes an inter-disciplinary approach to migration dynamics drawing on comparative studies of international and internal migration processes and will include contributions covering both origin and destination countries/regions

Time and place: Sep. 24, 2013Sep. 25, 2013, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid

Children's Rights Erasmus Academic Network (CREAN) Conference: Children's Rights Research: from Theory to Practice with the support of the Lifelong Learning Programme of the European Union. Deadline for Registration: September 15 2013

Time and place: Sep. 16, 2013Sep. 20, 2013, Linköping University, Campus Norrköping, Sweden

On September 16-20, 2013 in Norrköping, Sweden, a conference entitled, "Family Life in the Age of Migration and Mobility" Theory, Policy and Practice" will take place at Linköping University, Campus Norrköping.This conference will explore contemporary family life through the lenses of mobilty and migration.

Calls for abstracts deadline: 1st June 2013 .

Time and place: Sep. 16, 2013Sep. 17, 2013, Facultad de Ciencias Sociales de la Universidad Nacional de Lomas de Zamora, Argentina

UNI-COM, Faculty of Social Sciences of Universidad Nacional de Lomas de Zamora, Argentina, invites you to participate in the  II UNI-COM  LATINAMERICAN CONFERENCE: "QUALITY OF LIFE IN LATIN AMERICA" 

UNI-COM , Facultad de Ciencias Sociales de la Universidad Nacional de Lomas de Zamora, Argentina, invita a participar del CONGRESO LATINOAMERICANO DE CALIDAD VIDA UNI-COM y IV JORNADA DEL PROGRAMA DE INVESTIGACION EN CALIDAD DE VIDA que alojará a la IX CONFERENCIA INTERNACIONAL DE LA RESEARCH NETWORK 

Time and place: Sep. 13, 2013, Dublin, Ireland

The Conference theme is  "Protecting Children in a Changing World" Delegates will have opportunities to discuss the current state of research and interventions on CAN in Europe and internationally, discuss new challenges and emerging topics and help shape national and international responses.

Time and place: Sep. 10, 2013Sep. 11, 2013, Jakarta, Indonesia

On February 28, 2013, abstracts for the Conference on "Child Poverty and Social Protection" are due. Themes: The papers will be presented in parallel sessions based on 5 themes: A. DIMENSIONS OF POVERTY B. CHILD-SENSITIVE SOCIAL PROTECTION AND POVERTY REDUCTION C. INCLUSIVE SOCIAL PROTECTION D. INTEGRATED SOCIAL PROTECTION SYSTEM E. ENABLING ENVIRONMENT FOR SOCIAL PROTECTION

Time and place: Aug. 24, 2013Aug. 29, 2013, Melbourne, Australia

ICP 2013 is the global meeting place for Physicians, Researchers, Nurses and Health Care Workers in the field of Pediatrics and its sub-specialties. Dedicated to promoting and improving child health and setting it as a high priority on the world agenda professionals in the field will convene in Melbourne for a high-level scientific program focused specifically on “Bridging the Gaps in Child & Adolescent Health.”

Time and place: July 8, 2013July 9, 2013, St Anne's College, Oxford, England

This conference will bring together papers that discuss the extent of inequalities in key indicators of children’s human capital and well-being, especially how inequalities change and evolve, and the factors that mitigate or reinforce early inequalities and explain their evolution over time.

Time and place: July 3, 2013July 4, 2013, Universidad Nacional Tres de Febrero, Buenos Aires, Argentina

In July 2013 Equity for Children and Equidad para la Infancia will co-host an International Seminar on Children and Intra-Urban Inequalities at the Universidad Nacional Tres de Febrero in Buenos Aires. The conference will address the rights of children and adolescents in urban settings.

Time and place: June 17, 2013June 19, 2013, Dublin, Ireland

The European Social Network (ESN) will be organising its 21st annual conference next year in Dublin in cooperation with the Irish Presidency of the European Union. In preparation for this event, there is an open call for workshops. This is an opportunity to present for discussion innovative practice on a wide range of issues within the overall theme of the conference. 

Deadline for proposals: Friday 7th December

Time and place: June 12, 2013June 15, 2013, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

24th Annual Meeting of the European Society of Paediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care (ESPNIC), Caring Without Borders.


Time and place: May 30, 2013 10:00 AM4:30 PM, The Silken Berlaymont Hotel, Brussels

Deadline for delegate registrations is now fast approaching. Therefore, to ensure that your organisation is represented, please book online or complete and return the attached registration form at your earliest convenience in order to secure your delegate place(s).

Time and place: May 29, 2013May 31, 2013, Seoul National University, Korea.

Organized by the International Society for Child Indicators. Hosted by Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea the 4th ISCI conference will explore how child indicators can be used to improve the well-being of children in a globalized world under the conference’s main theme “Child Indicators in a Globalized World: Implications for Research, Practice and Policy.”

Abstract submission deadline – November 30, 2012

Time and place: May 23, 2013, Florence, Istituto degli Innocenti

European Seminar ‘Public policies supporting positive parenthood: new policy perspectives’.

Time and place: May 20, 2013May 22, 2013, Conference Center, 130 East 59th Street, New York, New York.

The Joint Council on International Children's Services is announcing its 37 th Annual Child Welfare Symposium .

Time and place: May 2, 2013May 4, 2013, The University Institute Kurt Bösch, Switzerland

The University Institute Kurt Bösch (IUKB), the International Institute for the Rights of the Child (IDE), the University of Teacher Education Valais (HEP-VS), and the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Western Switzerland (HES-SO), Valais, in close collaboration with the Council of Europe, are organizing this 5th Sion International Conference.

Time and place: Apr. 18, 2013Apr. 20, 2013, Hotel Novotel-Kirchberg, Luxembourg (G.D. of Luxembourg)

The ESPANET Association and the IMPALLA (The International Master of Science in Social Policy Analysis) Programme organize in Luxembourg, a conference entitled “Building blocks for an inclusive society: empirical evidence from social policy research”,

Deadline for submission of papers: 16 November 2012

Time and place: Apr. 17, 2013 10:00 AM1:00 PM, TBA

On 1st February 2013 a global campaign led by the International Play Association: Promoting the child’s right to play (IPA) achieved a goal it had worked towards for five years, when the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child in session in Geneva formally adopted a General Comment on Article 31. The Centre for Children’s Rights, along with the Northern Ireland Children’s Commissioner , OFMDFM and the International Play Association, will be supporting a seminar organised by Playboard Northern Ireland in Belfast on 17th April , thus launching a process to determine how the global message of the UN General Comment can be made a reality for Northern Irish Children.

Time and place: Apr. 13, 2013Apr. 14, 2013, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA

The Global Health & Innovation Conference is the world's largest global health conference and social entrepreneurship conference.  This must-attend, thought-leading conference annually convenes more than 2,200 leaders, changemakers, students, and professionals from all fields of global health, international development, and social entrepreneurship.