GlobalChild Launching the GlobalChild Project – the development of a comprehensive child rights monitoring platform. Friday, August 26,  09:00 – 16:45 Location: The Fairmont Hotel, Leduc Room                                                                                                   133 9th Avenue Southwest, Calgary GlobalChild is a comprehensive child rights monitoring platform that will facilitate and support the ability of signatory Sates to comply with their obligations  Learn More »

Countries in Transition Forum

Saturday, August 27 The Countries in Transition Forum is designed to enable delegates from countries currently developing child protection and child welfare systems to meet and share their experiences with other experts in the field of child abuse and neglect. The format is highly interactive. This is a full-day program and includes lunch. We hope  Learn More »

The ISPCAN Working Group on Child Maltreatment Data Collection

Sunday, August 28 This meeting is free and open to all conference delegates and does not require pre-registration.  If you are working in data collection or would simply like more information on what is happening in this area around the world, please feel free to join us. The purpose of the ISPCAN Working Group on  Learn More »

Child Death Review

Pre-congress working group on child maltreatment fatalities: A community of practice for the study of child deaths Sunday 28th August 2016 9:30am – 1.00pm This is an open forum to facilitate researchers, policy makers and practitioners with an interest in studying child maltreatment deaths to come together to share their work and to discuss collaboration.  Learn More »

Pre-Conference Sessions

*ALL Pre-Conference sessions will be held at the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre.  The address is 120 – 9 Avenue SE, Calgary, AB T2G 0P3   Globalchild – Friday, August 26 GlobalChild is a comprehensive child rights global monitoring platform that will augment the ability of signatory states to comply with their obligations under the United Nations  Learn More »

Youth Forum

Saturday, August 27 Last Call!   … For youth interested in youth empowerment and giving young people a voice in government and policy! Do you have ideas about how to improve your community?  Are you interested in meeting other international youth who share similar goals to make positive changes? Then sign up now to join the international  Learn More »

Master Class

Sunday, August 28th The purpose of the Master Class program is to provide an opportunity to spend a day with leaders in the field of child abuse and neglect, to hear their extensive and seasoned experience on a spectrum of topical areas, to gain knowledge that will improve practice for clinicians and to assist in  Learn More »