Department of Social Sciences, University of Applied Sciences RheinMain, Wiesbaden, Germany

Department of Social Sciences:

The RheinMain University of Applied Sciences (Germany) is based in the Faculty of Social Work. The academic staff involved in the faculty runs children’s rights-based research projects namely in the field of child protection: child and family violence; violence against LGBTIQ children and youth; refugees; child participation.
Futhermore the faculty is specialized in training Social Workers and other professionals in the field of children´s rights.


Courses taught:

  • Children’s rights based prevention programme against violence against children and women in the context of domestic violence
  • Ethics in research with and for children
  • Summer School in Human Rights and Children´s Rights (2016)




Children’s Rights European Academic Network (CREAN)
c/o Centre for Children’s Rights Studies
University of Geneva, Valais Campus
Chemin de l’Institut 18
CH – 1967 Bramois (Sion)
Tel. +41 (0)27 205 73 06