Child protection projects

child protection

To strengthen the system that protects children’s rights and to prevent risky situations, we mobilize the communities and work with social workers, teachers and other professionals in this field. We wish to improve the resilience of children and youth and help them participate in decision-making that directly involves them. We invest in education, health, social services and infrastructure to better the lives of disadvantaged children in Ukraine.

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Recently, we have started cooperating with the TOLOCAR project - a small innovative FabLab on wheels. Today it is a unique project that provides access to mobile production facilities and innovations in crisis situations. We have previously created similar FabLab workshops in eastern Ukraine. Back…
Before the war, Regina Chulinina, Child Protection Field Officer, worked at the Terre des hommes Mariupol office in eastern Ukraine. But after February 24, when Russian troops began occupying the city, it was very difficult to evacuate, due to constant shelling and bombs flying into apartment…
The full-scale war in Ukraine affected every member of the Terre des hommes team in Ukraine. Almost all of us were forced to leave our cities due to rocket fire and occupation. This is especially true in Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts, where we have implemented projects to support children and youth…
When the war in Ukraine began, our lives, the lives of all Ukrainians, turned upside down. The constant shelling forced us to leave our homes and look for a safer place in the West or abroad. Now that our team is relatively safe to help and support IDP children and families, we are ready to share…
Last week, the team of the Foundation "Terre des hommes - Helping children worldwide" met with representatives of the Zaporizhzhia Regional State Administration, regional council, The German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ) and the National University "Zaporizhzhia Polytechnic" to…
In 2019, Terre des hommes in Ukraine began implementing a project dedicated to the development of youth entrepreneurship in eastern Ukraine. This project continues to this day, in which young people received grants to create or develop their own business, and most of them have already implemented…

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