2015

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Matache, M.

Strategies and Tactics to Combat Segregation of Roma Children in Schools.

This report analyzes the interventions employed by civil society organizations in six European Union countries to advocate for the development and implementation of measures to prevent the segregation of Roma children in schools. Presents six case studies based on in-depth literature review and conversations with communities, experts, and stakeholders in Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Greece, Hungary and Romania. Click here to read a brief version (digest) of the report.

Young street vendor with smoke, Varanasi Benares India

Indicators to measure child poverty in the SDGs, March 2015.

The Coalition of Partners Working to End Child Poverty – of which Harvard FXB is a founding member – has developed a policy brief that assesses how child poverty can be included as part of the new monitoring framework of the SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals). The brief provides specific recommendations to support United Nations member states in framing their new poverty reduction indicators post 2015. See the brief (PDF) and statement by Save the Children and UNICEF, the coalition’s co-chairs. [Policy brief]