International Scientific Conference organized by the Faculty of Law of the University of Trnava in Trnava

30 years of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.

We accepted the invitation on 05.12.2019 to the international scientific conference held in Trnava.

The conference was opened by prof. PaedDr. René Bílik, CSc., Rector of the University of Trnava and prof. Mgr. Mgr. Andrea Olšovská, PhD., Dean of the Faculty of Law, Trnava University.

The activities of the Federal Children’s Ombudsman of the Republic of Austria were presented by Dr. Ewald Filler, Federal Children’s Ombudsman of the Republic of Austria

Endangering the child’s development by affecting his / her dignity – a psychiatric practice MD. Terézia Rosenbergerová, children’s psychiatrist, I. Psychiatric Clinic of L. Pasteur University Hospital, Košice

Developing legislative work on family law in light of the 30th anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child
Mgr. Robert Dobrovodsky, PhD., LL.M. (Tübingen), University of Trnava, Faculty of Law

The fulfillment of the right of the child to contact the family in the context of the exclusion of children from their own families
prof. MD. Jozef Mikloško, PhD., Chairman of the Society of Friends of Children from Children’s Homes Smile as a Gift;
Mgr. Margita Medveczká, AKMM Law Firm

The best interest of the minor in the court’s decision-making practice
Mgr. Peter Rajňák, Judge, Chairman of the Association of Family Judges

A child is a gift, not a commodity. Dagmar Dureckova Director of A Ray of Sunshine for a Child, which operates in the United Kingdom to Slovak and Czech parents in difficult situations. Dagmar Dureckova chairman oz Lúč for Child specializes in return procedures and return of children to the country of origin.

Multidisciplinary approach to the protection of children against violence in the Slovak Republic
Mgr. Mária Vargová, Director of the National Coordination Center for Child Violence

Intergenerational interaction as a basis for preventing violence and respecting the rights of children and seniors – good practice examples
Ľubica Gálisová, President of the Forum for the Elderly

It is very important to educate yourself about the rights of the child. The speakers’ contributions were of a high professional level. Each piece of information moves us to better help our clients. For the first time we were given the opportunity to contribute our own contributions to the conference. We have made new contacts and we will improve our services.

Author : Dagmar