Tagged: Norwegian Child Welfare Service

Europe court issues warning on Barnevernet

Eight cases in the last 15 months point to problems with Norway’s child welfare system The Local Eight Norwegian child welfare cases have been heard by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in...

Changes underway

The Norwegian Child Welfare Service has new announcements Justin Cremer The Local In the face of global protests against the Norwegian Child Welfare Service (Barne­vernet), Norway has announced two changes that could affect the...

Norway child welfare updates

Facing mounting pressure following controversial cases, Barnevernet has clarified its practice The Local The Norwegian Government has introduced new guidelines for how local authorities of the Norwegian Child Welfare Service (Barnevernet) should deal with...