EU - Canada project
Child Welfare Across Borders
Welcome to Child Welfare across borders, an eight session course developed as part of the EU-Canada project involving:
  • University of Stockholm, Sweden
  • Hogeschool Brabant, Netherlands
  • University of Southampton, UK
  • Dalhousie University, Canada
  • McMaster University, Canada
  • University of Victoria, Canada 
  • Social work agencies in each country
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December 2003

Since the EU-Canada project ended the site has been subject to limited updating. You may find some links and material are not up to date.


User guide 

1. Introduction
2. Key themes and virtual communities
3. A social justice framework in child welfare practice
4. Poverty and social exclusion in child welfare
5. Child abuse and exploitation 
6. Displaced, dispossessed and moving child populations
7. Child welfare on the web - a critical enquiry
8. Towards a Globalised Child Welfare

Course author: Julia Waldman