Protection

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
May 26,2016
Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness

 

May 26,2016
Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons Especially Women and Children, supplementing the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime
May 26,2016
United Nations Guidelines for the Prevention of Juvenile Delinquency (The Riyadh Guidelines)

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