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    June 2016
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    Your opinion matters!
    Do you hold a foreign nationality and are you – or have you been - involved in criminal proceedings? If so, we would really like to hear about your experience.
    Who are we?
    Defence for Children International (DCI) Belgium is an organization that ensures the rights of children and youth in the world. Want to know more about us? Have a look at our website www.defesedesenfants.be
    Why?
    DCI-Belgium is involved in a project about the rights of children who are involved (...)

    May 2016
  • 14


    DEI-Belgique est partenaire d’un projet européen promouvant la mise en œuvre de l’article 12 de la Convention relative aux droits de l’enfant dans le système de justice pour mineurs.
    The TWELVE handbook, written during the program, is now available in French and in English

    May 2016
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    The project Pro-Jus aims to allow the foreign minors suspected or accused in judicial procedures to benefit from the procedural guarantees on the rights to interpretation and translation, to information and to the access to a lawyer.

    May 2016
  • 13

    Summary
    Everywhere in Europe, to many children are put in closed centres, imprisoned or deprived of liberty. Children are not adults and have specific rights and needs. It is commonly admitted that privation of liberty shall be used as a last resort and for a period as short as possible. Furthermore the ultimate objective of the detention should be the reinstatement of the child. Thus a work has to be made on the reinstatement of children into the society. However, we noticed that in (...)

    May 2016