The Montenegro First Congress of Preventive Paediatrics with international participation, focused on the theme "Preventive Paediatrics as the Foundation of the Health System" was held in the Splendid Hotel in Budva from 21 to 23 October 2016. The Congress was held under the auspices of the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Science of the Montenegro Government and organised by the Association for Preventive Paediatrics of Montenegro and the Organisational Committee headed by Assistant professor, Sc.D. Nebojša Kavarić, director of the Podgorica Health Centre.
Ella Selak Bagarić, psychologist of the Child Protection Centre of Zagreb gave an invited lecture as a Council of Europe expert. She participated in the International Conference on Combating Exploitation and Abuse against Children (Conférence internationale sur la prévention et la lutte contre l’exploitation et les abus sexuels à l’encontre des enfants – Expériences comparées entre l’Europe et la Tunisie), organised by the Tunisian Ministry of Justice, Ministry of Women, Families and Children and the Council of Europe in Tunisia on 5 May 2017. The theme of her lecture was Multidisciplinary approach in protection of sexually abused children– the Child and Youth Protection Centre of Zagreb. This International Conference gathered experts in various fields of the protection of the rights of children from all over the world.