Children’s rights

By IndepthAfrica
In News
Jun 13th, 2012
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ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, June 13, 2012 — INVITATION TO REPRESENTATIVES OF THE MEDIA When: 14-15 June 2012 Where: New African Union Conference Center (AUCC), AU Headquarters, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Who: Organized by The Chachi International and Wings Education and Media in collaboration with the De...
By IndepthAfrica
In Asia
Feb 28th, 2012
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Over one billion children now live in the world’s cities. Many of these do not enjoy the benefits of schooling or healthcare and instead are born into endemic cycles of poverty, harsh living conditions, violence and slums at best or homelessness, at the worst. The latest report from UNICEF, to ...
By benim
In Children & Youth
Jul 20th, 2011
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Children in drought-struck Somalia are suffering from a range of war crimes including systematic recruitment by Islamist insurgents, Amnesty International said on Wednesday. The London-based rights group urged international action to protect the rights of children in war-torn Somalia, where tens of t...
By benim
In Central Africa
Apr 26th, 2011
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Congolese children’s rights activist Murhabazi Namegabe on Tuesday was named winner of the $100,000 World Children’s Prize for his efforts to protect children exploited by armed groups in the African country. The award foundation based in Mariefred, Sweden, cited Murhabazi’s “...