June 22,2016
What are children’s rights regarding freedom from violence?

Being able to lead a life free from all forms of violence determines whether a child, and indeed any person, can fully enj

June 22,2016
Labour rights: Child labour and protecting working children

Not all working children perform activities that can be defined as child labour; yet there is a dominant view that all child work is somehow problematic.

June 13,2016
Bullying: info and statistics

Compiled by Ark of Hope for Children these child abuse statistics have been gathered to show the need for programs like our Don't Stand Alone - Stop Bulling program. 

June 13,2016
New WHO guidelines to improve care for millions living with female genital mutilation

New WHO recommendations aim to help health workers provide better care to the more than 200 million girls and women worldwide living with female genital mutilation.

June 6,2016
The women who sold their daughters into sex slavery

when a poor family in Cambodia fell afoul of loan sharks, the mother asked her youngest daughter to take a job. But not just any job.

June 6,2016
Selling Atlanta's children: What has and hasn't changed

The image sticks in my mind: A female defendant is escorted into the courtroom with shackles around her ankles, making it difficult to walk.

June 2,2016
Humanitarian Situation in the DRC, March April 2016

Latest updates about the humanitarian situation in the DRC.

May 26,2016
Iraqi children face high rates of death and disability

One in six childhood injuries in Iraq were caused by violence, compared with only one in 50 childhood injuries worldwide, according to a recent study.

May 26,2016
Women's health: from maternal mortality to child marriage

 Over 5,000 delegates from 150 countries arrive in Copenhagen this week for Women Deliver - a major global conference on the health, rights and wellbeing of women and

May 26,2016
Convention relating to the Status of Refugees