Impact of economic and financial crisis on children & young people: some evidence - Update

Report based on a survey of members in January & April 2009

Three months after the first survey of the impact of the crisis, Eurochild and its members presented a first update. According to Eurochild’s membersi, there is already evidence that the global economic crisis is impacting on the lives of children and young people in Europe.

Eurochild's Key Messages are:

  • Increase public investment in children,
  • Strengthen early intervention and prevention services for families,
  • and Maintain and increase support for the most vulnerable.  
Download here Eurochild's survey update.