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Child Alert

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“Child Alert”: public information dissemination of child disappearances (by Veerle Pashley, Els Enhus, Mark Leys)



European alert models are much inspired by the US Amber Alert instrument. While the US Amber Alert system was aimed at developing a broadcasting system, the
European Alert project is intended at designing a reviewed dissemination process, since many European countries already have locally developed a broadcasting system.



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