Expert Group on Children at RiskMaking the Baltic Sea Region a violence free zone for children
The vision of the CBSS Expert Group on Children at Risk is that children in the Baltic Sea Region enjoy their rights as recognised in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.
Prevention and early intervention
Strengthening national child protection systems
Justice and care
Promoting multidisciplinary and interagency services for child victims and witnesses of violence
Safe and non-violent childhoods
Promoting law, policy and joint strategies
Teaching children about online safety with the same comfort and familiarity as when teaching road safety
The Council of the Baltic Sea States Secretariat is a proud member of the Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children. The Global Partnership was…
As part of their strategy for 2020-2025, the expert group is undertaking a mapping of national child protection systems, and promising practice for prevention and early intervention.
Lithuanian Presidency takes leadership on promoting children’s emotional health in the Baltic Sea Region
The Expert Group on Children at Risk held its first meeting under the Lithuanian Presidency on 5-6 November 2020. The two-day meeting started with the Lithuanian CBSS Presidency conference “Children’s emotional health: what achievements the countries can be proud of and what challenges remain unresolved”.
Global progress towards non-violent childhoods: putting prohibition of corporal punishment of children into practice
The Children at Risk Unit is honored and proud to host the event on the global progress towards non-violent childhoods.
200 experts gathered online to discuss digital child trafficking
The next meeting will take on 6 May 2021, with a focus on Prevention and Early interventions to address trafficking and exploitation of children.