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More than 250 000 children disappear each year in Europe

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Mediation Week

Each year, the third week of October is marked as the International Mediation Week to promote mediation in general, and for Missing Children Europe to highlight the importance of family mediation in parental abduction cases.

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What we have achieved so far

Supporting frontline professionals

200 professionals empowered to elaborate joint messages and recommendations to improve the respect of the rights of children under the Initiative for Children in Migration.

Advocating for child centred policy

Accessible, 24/7 available EU reserved number 116000 for missing child hotlines.

Mediation in international child abduction cases in Brussels II ter regulation.

Raising awareness and challenging narratives

1M people reached through our Tiny and Apollo campaign.

Over 200k people reached through the Runaway Prevention Month campaign.

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