Safeguarding Policy and Procedures for Children in Sports

This document describes the safeguarding and protection policy and procedures for the safety and protection of children in sport. The document was developed by the Terre des hommes Foundation, based on the International Standards for Children in Sport (created by the International Children in Sport Working Group), the standards of the International Coalition Keeping Children Safe and based on the Toolkit on Child Safety and Protection developed by UEFA and Terre des hommes.

The document was also adapted to the Romanian national legislation, and in its drafting, the support of the project partners was essential - the National Authority for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, Children and Adoptions (ANDPDCA), the Romanian Football Federation, and the Romanian Gymnastics Federation.

This publication was made in the framework of the project "Keeping Children Safe in Sport", co-financed by the European Union's Rights, Equality and Citizenship Program (REC 2014-2020) and coordinated by the Foundation Terre des hommes Romania, in partnership with Terre des hommes Greece and Terre des hommes Hungary. Its content is the sole responsibility of the authors and does not reflect the views of the European Commission. The European Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.

Within this project, official partners in Romania of Terre des hommes are the National Authority for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, Children and Adoptions, and the Romanian Football and Gymnastics Federations.

This document only exists in Greek and Romanian. To download it in Greek, click the attachment above. To download this document in Romanian, click here


Date published
Τerre des hommes Hellas, Terre des hommes Romania
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