UNICEF: Universal parenting support to prevent abuse and neglect. A policy call for national governments

Evidence-based parenting programmes and interventions are a scalable and cost-effective way to support parents and caregivers and prevent abuse, neglect and adversity in childhood. They contribute to good mental health and well-being for children and their caregivers, and reduce risk-taking behaviours throughout the life course. Once initial start-up costs have been covered, the cost of … Read more

Creating cities that work better for families

Two years of pandemic have confirmed the need for implementing the ten points of the Venice De¬≠claration. IFFD (International Federation for Family Development), in occasion of the third technical meeting of experts and signatories of the Venice Charter, which is part of the Inclusive Cities for Sustainable Families Project by UN, has published an interesting … Read more