Missing Children Europe MCE (Belgium)
Missing Children Europe (MCE) as co-beneficiary partner is the European umbrella organization for missing children, gathering 30 organizations from 27 member states. The mission of MCE is to enable the development of effective and holistic child protection systems to protect children from any risk of violence and abuse that may lead to or result from going missing. MCE has the aim to enhance the quality of services delivered by this Network and focusses on fields where European coordination and harmonization of services has an added value. International parental abductions constitute 36% of the cases dealt with by the 116000 hotlines. MCE hosts the secretariat of Cross-border Family Mediators.
MCE also hosts the secretariat of cross-border family mediators, gathering over 200 mediators, specialized in international family conflicts.