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Gatekeeping and children’s right to participate

Children’s right to participate in decisions that affect them is central to making effective and appropriate decisions about their care. Effective gatekeeping therefore, is not only important for realising children’s …

The importance of prevention

The UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) calls on States to play their role in ensuring the protection and well-being of all children. The UN Guidelines for …

Introduction to gatekeeping

In this video, Florence Martin, Director of the Better Care Network, and Delia Pop, previous Director of Programmes and Global Advocacy for Hope and Homes for Children, sit down together …

Introduction to terminology

The UN Guidelines for the Alternative Care of Children In this step we will begin to learn about the terminology and definitions used in the UN Guidelines for the Alternative …

Acknowledgements

This course has been made possible thanks to the support of all the international agencies that are members of the Geneva based Working Group on Children Without Parental Care. In …

How it works

This may be the first course that you have undertaken on FutureLearn, or perhaps it is the first course you have taken online. Don’t worry: the course is designed to …

Welcome

Welcome to ‘Getting Care Right for All Children: Implementing the UN Guidelines for the Alternative Care of Children’. This is an international course and we are pleased it is accessible …

Live Stream Event: Review of the content so far

On this course, learners have the opportunity to ask the Lead Educator particular questions through Live Stream Events. These events also allow the Lead Educator to recap over the previous …

Live Stream Event: Review of the content so far

On this course, learners have the opportunity to ask the Lead Educator particular questions through Live Stream Events. These events also allow the Lead Educator to recap over the previous …