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18 Dec 2014
‘RT’ reports on comments from the UN to urge the EU to take refugees despite the economic crisis and rising xenophobia. These refugees are primarily arriving in Europe from areas such as war-torn Syria and asking for asylum which could...
21 Nov 2014
‘Newsweek’ reports on the twenty-five years since the United Nations ratified its Convention on the Rights of the Child and a new report examining the impact.The report by the University of California’s World Policy Analysis Center...
19 Nov 2014
‘The New Age’ reports that in anticipation of the campaign to end child slavery, Nobel peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi called for global support for the cause. He pointed out that not enough was being done to protect children from...
07 Nov 2014
The ‘UN’ explains how two United Nations human rights committees have joined for the first time to issue a Joint General Recommendation/General Comment of the obligations of States to prevent and eliminate harmful practices inflicted on...
22 Jun 2014
‘Thomson Reuters Foundation’ published an article of Terre des hommes Lausanne- in collaboration with Terre des hommes International Federation about the effect worldwide sporting events can have on children. It recalls that the...

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