Center’s director, prof. dr. sc. Gordana Buljan Flander participated as one of consultants in education of professionals in Montenegro. The objective of the consultancy was to provide technical assistance to the Ministry of Justice of Montenegro for the development of the training material and delivery of the training for diverse group of professionals who applied to obtain a license to work as a Support Persons to the Child (in Family Law related proceedings). As consultants, besides prof.dr.sc. Gordana Buljan Flander from Croatia, participated also prof.dr.sc. Nevena Perušić and prof.dr.sc. Nevena Vučković Šahović from Serbia.
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.