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News and Announcements

Press Release Statement 19-01-2022

Press Release on accusations about child institutional victimization in Greece

Published on 19/01/2022

Addres to Child Sexual Abuse

Internet event on “Address to Child Sexual Abuse – Protection and Procedural Guarantee”, December, 10th, 2021. In Greek.

Published on 13/12/2021

On Systemic Child Abuse and Undoing this System

George Nikolaidis' Interview to Mr Vangelis Avgoulas in Greek

Published on 03/11/2021

George Nikolaidis' Presentation - 10th EP' AROGI Conference

Presentation about the project ICH/UNICEF-Child Guarantee by G. Nikolaidis, 10th EP' AROGI Conference

Published on 25/10/2021

Institutions: A Stain on Disabled Children's Decency

A Research about the Lechaina Care Center, in Southwest Greece, by Maria Louka. In Greek

Published on 24/10/2021

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The Institute of Child Health

The Institute of Child Health (ICH) is a research centre under the oversight and with the funding of the Greek Ministry of Health. Its scope of study and action is research, clinical and laboratory service provision to children and training of professionals working with children. ICH is composed by seven departments.

As mandated by its founding legislative act Presidential Decree No. 867/07.11.1979, ICH employing always a public health approach shall develop actions for protecting and promoting children’s health, well - being and protection.

The Institute of Child Health is the appointed focal point for the implementation of the World Health Organisation and United Nations Children’s Fund baby - friendly hospital initiative assessment.

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