Subregional Technical Meeting «Present of the policies of Alternative Care…»

Subregional Technical Meeting "Present of the policies of Alternative Care..."   The IIN organized by the PANI, UNICEF Costa Rica and AISOS, with the support of RELAF and LUMOS, the Subregional Technical Meeting "Present of the policies of Alternative Care. Advancing in the deinstitutionalization of children without parental care", in Costa Rica.   This meeting will focus on sharing the national realities of the countries convened* and prepare a declarative document that integrate...
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IIN invites you to participate in the contest “Around the Book in Eighty Stories»”

IIN invites you to participate in the contest “Around the Book  in Eighty Stories"”   The IIN invites children and teenagers between 6 and 17 years old who live in Uruguay to participate in the “Around the Book  in Eighty Stories” contest.   This contest is organized by the Instituto del Niño y Adolescente de Uruguay (INAU), and is part of the celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, that is why the theme of the story should be inspired ...
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Training on “Violence and Rights of Children …” strengthens the capacities of professionals in the region

Training on “Violence and Rights of Children …” strengthens the capacities of professionals in the region   As part of the 2019 academic offer, the IIN's Inter-American Training Program launches a new edition of the course " Violence and Children Rights... building peaceful environments.   The program has a duration of 8 weeks, it will have a virtual phase and a face-to-face one, the latter will be developed in co-responsibility with the States of: Chile, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guat...
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Training of human resources for the prevention and combat of the sexual exploitation of children in 8 States of the region 

Training of human resources for the prevention and combat of the sexual exploitation of children in 8 States of the region   The Inter-American Children Institute (IIN) through the Inter-American Training Program (PIC), begins the blended course "Sexual Exploitation of Children" in Chile, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay and Uruguay.   It is a course aimed at professionals and operators of governmental and non-governmental organizations related to the progr...
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IIN presents the 7th IINfancia Bulletin

IIN presents the 7th IINfancia Bulletin   The Inter-American Children´s Institute presents the 7th edition of the IINfancia Bulletin.   This publication addresses various topics and represents a collaborative space in which technicians and professionals from different areas and regions of America, contribute their knowledge to reflect on roles, practices and conceptual positioning.   In this edition they participate: Catalina Droppelman, Chile. Maribel Piedra, Ecua...
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IIN and FMSI present «Children-Violence. The challenge to guarantee the rights in the children’s dailly contexts”

IIN and FMSI present "Children-Violence. The challenge to guarantee the rights in the children’s dailly contexts”   Within the framework of the agreement signed between the IIN/OAS and the Marist International Solidarity Foundation (FMSI), and with the collaboration of the Asociación Paranaense de Cultura (APC) and researchers from the la Pontificia Universidad Católica de Paraná (PUCRPR), developed the research "Children -Violence. The challenge to guarantee the rights in the children’s...
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IIN-MINNA-RedPi present the Third Edition of the Workshop «Healthy development in Violence-free environments» in Paraguay

IIN-MINNA-RedPi present the Third Edition of the Workshop "Healthy development in Violence-free environments" in Paraguay   On August 29 and 30, 2019, the third edition of the "Healthy Development in Violence-Free Environments" Workshop will be held in Encarnación, Paraguay.   The process which began in 2017 in a fluid dialogue between the IIN and then Secretaría Nacional de la Niñez y Adolescencia (SNNA), now turned into the Ministry of Childhood and Adolescents (MINNA), and the N...
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Within the framework of «Americas Children and Youth Day» the IIN presents the Exhibition: «An Album of Rights»

Within the framework of "Americas Children and Youth Day" the IIN presents the Exhibition: "An Album of Rights"   The Inter-American Children´s Institute with the support of the Museo de Arte Precolombino e Indígena (MAPI) presents with pride the Exhibition: "An Album of Rights", a work made by children and adolescents of the Americas.   This is an exhibition based on the digital project of the same name published by the IIN in 2016, thanks to the curatorial work of the MAPI Child...
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Committee on the Rights of the Child chooses new members

Committee on the Rights of the Child chooses new members   In the framework of the 81st session of the Committee on the Rights of the Child held from 13 to 31 May in Geneva, new representatives were elected.   On this occasion, the Committee elected four new members and its new bureau chaired by: Luis Ernesto Pedernera (Uruguay), President, while, Velina Todorova (Bulgaria), Renata Winter (Austria), Amal Salman Aldoseri (Bahrain) and Gehad Madi (Egypt) were elected as Vice-Presiden...
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RIAMUSI completes its second stage in Panama

RIAMUSI completes its second stage in Panama   In the framework of the promotion and protection of children in virtual environments, IINOAS and SENNIAF culminate in the second stage of the RIAMUSI project in Panama on April 11.   As part of the face-to-face activities that complement this training body, the IIN and the SENNIAF technical team, will develop a workshop on April 9, 10 and 11, in which children, mothers and teachers from 4 schools will participate, and an intergenerational d...
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Key Dialogues on the Rights of Child 2019

Key Dialogues on the Rights of Child 2019   On the occasion of the 30th Anniversary of the approval of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), the IIN carries out the series of virtual meetings: Key Dialogues on the Rights of Child 2019.   These meetings are intended to discuss the progress and pending challenges in establishing the paradigm of children as subject of rights and promoting a regional exchange on the status of the promotion and protection of children's rights...
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III Latin American Thought Seminar on Children’s Rights 

III Latin American Thought Seminar on Children's Rights   REDLAMyC and the Alliance for Colombian Children invite to participate in the III Latin American Thought Seminar on Children's Rights: "Challenges and responses to violence against girls in scenarios of armed conflict and organized crime."   The purpose of this meeting is "to analyze the challenges that Latin America and the Caribbean have facing of violence against girls in situations of armed conflict and organized crime."...
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International Seminar «For the right to live in family and community. Put an end to the confinement of children without parental care»

International Seminar "For the right to live in family and community. Put an end to the confinement of children without parental care"   The Inter-American Children´s Institute supports the International Seminar "For the right to live in family and community. Put an end to the confinement of children without parental care "organized by RELAF.   The Red Latinoamericana de Acogimiento Familiar (RELAF) carries out this Seminar that “aims to strengthen the deinstitutionalization proce...
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IIN and Ecuador establish technical-political dialogue on processes of international restitution of children

IIN and Ecuador establish technical-political dialogue on processes of international restitution of children   The IIN-OAS, the Ministerio de Inclusión Económica y Social, the Secretaría de Derechos Humanos of Ecuador and International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC), organize the “Inter-institutional dialogue with technical teams that intervene in the processes of international restitution of children, under the Inter-American Conventions and The Hague” in Ecuador. &...
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Meeting of Authorities for the Strengthening of the Operation and International Coordination in the Application of the Inter-American and Hague Conventions on ICA

Meeting of Authorities for the Strengthening of the Operation and International Coordination in the Application of the Inter-American and Hague Conventions on ICA   Within the framework of the Inter-American Programme on Cooperation to Prevent and Remedy Cases of International Abduction of Minors by one of their Parents, the IIN-OEA provides technical assistance to States of the Region, through the Meeting of Central Authorities for the ´Strengthening of the functioning and international coord...
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The IIN presents the edition N° 6 of the Bulletin «IINfancia»

The IIN presents the edition N° 6 of the Bulletin "IINfancia"   The Inter-American Children´s Institute presents a new Institutional Bulletin "IINfancia".   This publication is set in the context of the commemoration of the 29th Anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child and represents a collaborative platform in which technicians and professionals from various areas and regions of the Americas and the Caribbean, share their knowledge, seeking to contribute to the nec...
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Columbus Memorial Library presents inaugurates the photographic exhibition «An Album of Rights»

Columbus Memorial Library presents inaugurates the photographic exhibition "An Album of Rights"   In commemoration of the 90th Anniversary of the Inter-American Children's Institute, and in the framework of the presentation of the IIN Management Report to the Permanent Council of the OAS, the Columbus Library* presents the photographic exhibition "The Album of the Rights".   This sample is the result of the call that was made in 2017 and that attracted the attention of more than 60...
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The IIN participates in the 6th International Congress on Family

The IIN participates in the 6th International Congress on Family   On 17 and 18 November 2015 the IIN participated in the 6th International Congress on Family, organized by The National System for Integral Family Development (DIF), in the city of Merida, Yucatan, Mexico.   The activity was developed at the Convention and Exhibition Center Yucatan Siglo XXI and was attended by leading authorities and academics of the region. The representation of the Institute was in charge of the G...
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IIN Mission in Paraguay

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 Chil...
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88th Anniversary of the Inter American Children´s Institute

88th Anniversary of the Inter American Children´s Institute   We kindly ask for your dissemination of this event, reason why we are sending the present communication. INFORMATIVE NOTE Last June 9, the 88th anniversary of the foundation of the Inter American Children´s Institute was commemorated. In the offices of the Institute a public event was carried out, it counted with the participation of Ambassadors and representatives of the States of the Inter American System; National authoritie...
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The IIN presents its annual report to the Permanent Council of the OAS

The IIN presents its annual report to the Permanent Council of the OAS   The President of the Inter-American Children's Institute, Lic. Zaira Navas presented last April 23 Annual Report to the Permanent Council of the Organization of American States met in Washington, D.C. Accompanied by the Director of the IIN-OEA, Lic. Victor Giorgi, the work stood out of the IIN-OAS whit the member states, development of the Action Plan 2011-2015 and the results of the XXI Pan American Child and Ado...
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Caribbean Virtual Forum on Child Participation

Caribbean Virtual Forum on Child Participation   The Inter-American Children´s Institute, in collaboration the Open Campus of the University of the West Indie, and in coordination with the Government of Brazil, organized a Caribbean Virtual Forum on Child Participation.   The Caribbean Virtual Forum took place simultaneously on various sites of the Open University, on November 18, 2014. These activities were intended to focus the attention of stakeholders across the Caribbean on ke...
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