TWELVE – Promoting the implementation of Article 12 of the CRC in the juvenile justice system, 10.2014 / 03.2016- the aim of the project is the monitoring of the implementation of the Article 12 of Convention of Child’s Rights. The main goal of the project TWELVE is to contribute to the implementation of article 12 of the CRC, in line with the General Comment No. 14 (2013) of the CRC, in the field of JJ at the European level by developing a multidisciplinary training process aimed at strengthening and harmonising the skills and capacities of professionals in addressing children’s rights and specific needs as a key element of an appropriate, efficient and inclusive action. The project will focus on the context of criminal proceedings.
ARSIS – Association for the Social Support of Youth, with the funding of EEA Grants, via the Norwegian Directorate of Immigration (U.D.I.) that manages the funds, implements the project “You are not alone! Action for the protection of unaccompanied minors”.
The aim of this project is the creation of a methodology manual for the shelters of unaccompanied minors, which, up to this moment is unavailable, hindering the work of organizations that dispose hosting structures.
After having completed the preparatory work, ARSIS organizes, on 24 and 25 November, in Thessaloniki, a two-day consultation workshop, which will be attended experienced members of the relevant departments of the Ministry of Labour, a representative of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, representatives of organizations Norwegian People’s aid and Hero Norge and representatives of the shelters of unaccompanied minors asylum seekers operating in Greece.
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ARSIS- Association for the Social Support of Youth implements the project «You are not alone! Action for the protection of unaccompanied minors”, funded by Norwegian Directorate of Immigration (U.DI.), under the bilateral funds of EEA Grants.
The aim of the project is the creation of an operational framework for the shelters for unaccompanied minors asylum seekers in Greece, that until today operate without one, fact that hinders the work of organizations that operate these accommodation structures.
In order to achieve this goal, a series of activities has been scheduled, including the seeking and collection of operational frameworks from other European countries, the communication with the Ministry of Labour, which is the administrative authority for the shelters for unaccompanied minors asylum seekers that operate in the framework of “METOIKOS” program and the exchange of good practices between ARSIS and two Norwegian organization with vast experience in the reception and accommodation of minors, Norwegian People’s Aid and Hero Norge.