"Interactive training for community nurses in the health care system focused on vulnerable groups of patients", organised by the Croatian Nursing Association, was held in the Child and Youth Protection Centre of Zagreb, on 19 December 2016. Many community nurses from Zagreb and other parts of Croatia participated in this training.
On Tuesday, 8th May 2018, an Austrian delegation led by Karoline Edtstadler, State Secretary from the Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Austria, visited The Child and Youth Protection Center of Zagreb. The delegation was hosted by the Director of Center, Prof. Gordana Buljan Flander, PhD and Deputy Director of Center, Prim. dr. Domagoj Štimac, who introduced them to the work and achievements of our institution. The purpose of the visit was to get acquainted with the Center as an example of good practice in Europe with an emphasis on the exchange of experiences regarding child protection during court proceedings. They are informed about forensic interviews with children are being conducted in out premises, as well as systematic education, both judicial and others, with regard to the well-being of children and the justice suitable for children.
With Karoline Edtstadler, MSc., State Secretary at the Ministry of the Interior, in the delegations were Gernot Maier, MSc. and Martina Berger, BA from the State Secretary’s Office, Dr. Elisabeth Lemmerer, Head of the Department for International Cooperation and Police Attaché of the Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Austria in the Republic of Croatia and the Republic of Slovenia, Mr. Andreas Pichler and his assistant, Lujza Zivkovic.