Consortium for Street Children’s annual Research Conference this year will explore different conceptualisations of street-connected children’s identities. It will address the fluidity of their identities and consider the implications of this for researchers, practitioners and street children.
CSC are delighted to announce a talk on the topic of street children and their legal identities by Kirsty Brimelow QC of Doughty Street Chambers and Chairwoman of the Bar Human Rights Committee of England and Wales.
This is taking place on Wednesday 4th November at 2pm – open to everyone.
CSC was represented at member StreetInvest’s Knowledge Exchange Conference about its Growing up on the Streets research project in Harare, Zimbabwe in September 2015.
CSC’s annual Research Conference will take place on Thursday 5th November. The Research Expert Forum meeting will take place on Friday 6th November. The theme this year is street-connected children’s identities, with the title ‘I move, therefore I am not: exploring different conceptualisations of street-connected children’s identities’.
Consortium for Street Children, members and partners mobilized to work for street-connected children’s rights at a recent workshop in West Africa.
We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic intern to support our Advocacy Manager and Advocacy and Research Officer from September 2015 – February 2016 for 3 days per week, and for a Communications and Fundraising intern to support our external communication and fundraising work on a part-time basis.
A Golf Day event benefiting Consortium for Street Children was hosted on 10 August 2015 at Sandy Lodge Golf Club, Northwood, Middlesex, HA6 2JD.
The Consortium for Street Children community, comprising more than 80 organisations and active in 130 countries, sends our deepest condolences to an outstanding member of our community, JUCONI Mexico, on the death of Alison Lane, its Director General for over 20 years.