Summary: The Directory describes 182
institutions based in 30 European
countries. It contains both analytical
and descriptive sections, and
provides an insight into European
research and documentation
activities in the field of children's
The institute profiles describe the major research and
documentation activities of the institutions. Finally, several
indexes are included to facilitate information retrieval.
The Directory aims to provide those working with and for children
with a useful information source, and to encourage and facilitate
communication and information sharing between institutions and
individuals active in improving the situation of children's rights.