Seminar “Children in the News”

On December 2, 2015 the IIN participated in the seminar "Children in the News", organized by the National Service for Minors (SENAME), in the city of Santiago, Chile. The activity was developed at the University Alberto Hurtado and was attended by students and different actors of the public and private Media. The Representation of the Institute was in charge of Daniel Claverie, coordinator of the communication area, who spoke about Children and the Media from rights perspective.
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VII Latin American Congress of Children and family

The Inter-American Children's Institute (IIN) participated in the VII Latinoamerican Congress of Children and family - November 2015 developed from 18th to 20th November 2015 in the city of Mendoza, Argentine. The consultation was organized by the Latin American Association of Magistrates, Officials, Professionals and Operators of Children, Youth and Family (ALAMFPyONAF). The activity was Attended by different actors in the judiciary system: Judges , professionals, operators, social technicians,...
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Acuerdo de Cooperación IIN y Red Hemisférica de Parlamentarios y Ex-Parlamentarios por la Primera Infancia

El pasado 15 de octubre de 2015, en Monterrey, Nuevo León, México se desarrolló la reunión y firma del presente acuerdo de cooperación entre el Instituto Interamericano del Niño, la Niña y Adolescentes y la Red Hemisférica de Parlamentarios y ex-parlamentarios por la Primera Infancia. Entre los acuerdos alcanzados se destaca el ofrecimiento del IIN a destinar en la página web institucional un espacio virtual en donde difundir materiales e información sobre la gestión y actividades de la Red Hemi...
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Signing of Cooperation Agreement IIN and Hemispheric Network of Parliamentarians and Ex-Parliamentarians for Early Childhood

On October 15, 2015, in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico took place the meeting and signing of this cooperation agreement between the Inter-American Children's Institute (IIN) and the Hemispheric Network of Parliamentarians and Ex-Parliamentarians for Early Childhood. Among the agreements reached the IIN offers to allocate in the institutional website a virtual space in which to showcase materials and information on the management and activities of the Hemispheric Network. Furthermore, the specific...
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IIN participates in the Workshop on Juvenile Justice System, Guatemala

On August 27, 28 and the 29 The IIN participates of the workshop Approach to building and strengthening community support network to serve the juvenile justice system organized by the Ministry of Social Welfare (SBS) of the Presidency of Guatemala. Since 2013 the Institute has been working with SBS on the topic Adolescent Criminal Responsibility and especially in promoting non-custodial measures of freedom. The activity takes place in the city of Antigua, Guatemala, site that will host in the mo...
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Magistrates from the State of Ecuador visit the IIN

On August 24, we received with enthusiasm at the Inter-American Children's Institute, magistrates of the State of Ecuador, Angelina Veloz Bonilla and Tatiana Ordeñas Sierra. It was an interesting meeting, in which technicians from the Institute could exchange about the current IIN and lines of work, as well as the reality of Ecuador regarding different childhood topics. Some of them were the importance of deepening the Gender perspective in working with children and families; the need to train o...
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IIN Mission in Paraguay

From 11 to 14 of august 2015 the IIN participates in different activities in the State of Paraguay. The mission integrates activities of the General Director of the institute, Ps. Victor Giorgi, with authorities from the Children and Adolescents Ministry (SNNA) and the Working Group on Communication and Human Rights under the "niño sur" initiative. Also, the activities weekly schedule culminates with the participation of the IIN in the Accountability Act for Children and Adolescents, which will ...
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Rapporteurs from the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child visited the IIN

This week we were pleased to receive at the IIN headquarters a visit by members of the Committee on the Rights of the Child of the United Nations. Our team had the opportunity to exchange views with Sara Oviedo, Vice President and Jorge Cardona Llorens; both representations expressed their willingness to form a partnership with the IIN and to conduct joint activities in favor of child rights. In her intervention, Sara Oviedo highlighted the importance of strengthening our ties and working togeth...
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89th Regular Meeting of the Directing Council of Inter-American Children’s Institute (IIN)

On December 9, 2014 in Brasilia, Brazil, the 89th Regular Meeting of the Directing Council of Inter-American Children's Institute (IIN), was performed. Before the inauguration of the XXI Pan American Child Congress and Adolescents; with the participation of 26 representatives of delegations Member States of the OAS (Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Barbados, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, United States, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nica...
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