Goal of the project: to advocate for the rights of children without parental care to family life and position ADOPTA as resource in policy development related to children.
Target group: Children without family care, particularly Roma, over 6 yeas of age, children with developmental or health related difficulty.
1. Advocacy campaign on rights of children on family life and a need for a systematic change to improve adoption of „difficult to adopt“ children,
2. Strengthening and positioning ADOPTA as a resource in development and monitoring of public policies on children.
identified obstacles to adoption of „difficult to adopt children“
mapping of available support services
advocacy campaign on International adoption day (activities through all November)
Action plan/recommendations for supporting adoption of difficult to adopt children developed through multi-stakeholder cooperation,
ADOPTA increased competencies for advocacy.
Benefits for groups:
children without parental care who are considered to be in „difficult to adopt“ category
potential adoptive parents
Different beneficiaries participated in research, as guests on Conference, users of a infoMAP, employees, participants on Congress, experts workshop, information sharing, advocacy activities (for example: adoptive parents of „difficult to adopt“ children shared their experience with potential adoptive parents).