National Documentation Centre
Since 1997, the Institute has managed the Centre's activities on the basis of the national guidance and coordination on childhood and adolescence policies of the Department for Family Policies of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers.
Its main tasks are:
Supporting the work of the National Observatories;
Collecting, cataloguing and disseminating regulatory, statistical and bibliographic documentation produced in Italy on childhood and adolescence;
Analysing and monitoring the condition of children and adolescents through the biennial Report to Parliament and the Outline Report to the UN on the implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child;
Carrying out activities to promote and disseminate knowledge through events, seminars and training initiatives.
Activities and Services
Collecting and organising data, documents, laws and projects to monitor the condition of children, young people and families over time and supporting the planning of services and measures.
The Institute's systems for collecting, processing and analysing data, also integrated with other sources.
Technical and scientific consultancy services for the National Observatory for Childhood and Adolescence, the National Observatory of the Family and the Observatory for the Fight against Paedophilia.
News and Events
Publications and Projects
Publications and information material on the Care Leavers Project - Experimentation of interventions in favour of those individuals who, on reaching…
The Reports on the Condition of Childhood and Adolescence in Italy develop the issues at the core of the work of the National Observatory for…
The Th.I.A. is today a useful cataloguing tool for anyone dealing with childhood and adolescence. It facilitates the exchange of information between…