Towards a smack-free Europe!

The three pillars that pave the way to a smack-free Europe:


POSITIVE PARENTING

Strengthening parenting skills and parents' confidence of parents and providing the conditions necessary to allow positive parenting to take hold


EQUAL PROTECTION BY THE LAW                     

An explicitlegal ban on all forms of corporal punishment is part of national legislation in all European countries


PUBLIC AWARENESS RAISING

Parents and the general public are made fully aware of the detrimental impact of physical punishment on a child's development and of the benefits of alternative means of disciplining children