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18 Dec 2017
  On December 15th Germany’s Federal Foreign Office and IOM, the UN Migration Agency’s Global Migration Data Analysis Centre (GMDAC) have launched the Migration Data Portal in Berlin which aims at bringing together data about global migration trends...
20 Nov 2017
The World Children's Day was established in 1954 when the General Assembly adopted resolution 836 (IX). The General Assembly, through this document, invited Member States to establish a World Children's Day to be celebrated as a day of "brotherhood...
14 Nov 2017
The United Nation News Centre reports on a conference on eliminating child labour. They report that today around 152 million children world wide is working, and half of them - in dangerous work conditions.Their age is between 5 and 17 years old,...
08 Nov 2017
"Pune Mirror" reports about children and free time. Nowadays children become more and more attached to the screens either TV ,mobiles or computers. According to Lachmi Deb Roy, it is better for children to be in nature by playing outdoors,climbing...
08 Nov 2017
K5 US TV channel published an article about Human Trafficking. Rani Hong, has worked as a UN special advisor on Human Trafficking. She was invited in September by the UN to recount her painful story. In fact, she was a survivor of child trafficking...
01 Nov 2017
  UNICEF has just published a report on the issue of violence against children. Some of the key facts of the report ”A Familiar Face: Violence in the lives of children and adolescents”: Three quarters of children aged 2 to 4 worldwide – close to...
31 Oct 2017
ChildHub is a vibrant and growing community of child protection professionals. Our online platform childhub.org is continuously joined by new members in search of learning and networking opportunities. We welcomed our 3000th member, Yasmin Abo Loha...
20 Oct 2017
For the first time, WHO has published guidelines to help (primarily) front-line healthcare providers give high-quality, compassionate, and respectful care to children and adolescents (up to age 18) who have or may have experienced sexual abuse,...
18 Oct 2017
On 11-12 October 2017, Terre des hommes took part in the Human Dimension Seminar organized in Warsaw by the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR), in co-operation with the 2017 Austrian Chairmanship of the OSCE. The event...
18 Oct 2017
IOM today joins the European Union (EU), other European countries and partners throughout the region and beyond in marking the 11th EU Anti-Trafficking Day. In its press-release, the Agency highlights that in Europe it provided assistance last year...

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