Violence against children

March 13,2018
These are the countries where spanking is illegal

Most parents know the proverb, "spare the rod, spoil the child."

June 30,2016
Violence Against Children: Domestic Violence

Domestic violence most commonly refers to physical and emotional abuse used by one person in a (romantic) relationship against the other.

June 30,2016
Violence Against Children: Harmful Traditional Practices

Although there is sometimes disagreement as to what the term covers, the UN Study on Violence Against Children (2006) lists harmful traditional practices(HTPs) as foll

June 28,2016
violence against children: Psychological Punishment

Article 19 of the Convention on the Rights of the Child states that:

June 28,2016
Violence Against Children: Psychological abuse

Violence against children usually evokes images or impressions of physical abuse, but psychological violence can be just as damag

June 28,2016
Violence against children: Physical Punishment

The Committee on the Rights of the Child defines ‘physical’ or ‘corporal’punishment as:

June 22,2016
Violence Against Children at work

What do we mean by violence at work?

April 26,2016
Child Detention: a Deprivation of their Freedom

Children are regularly placed behind bars all throughout the world. More than a million are deprived of their freedom in this way.

April 26,2016
Child’s Disappearance: Types and Reasons

Around the world, many children disappear each year and are not found.

April 25,2016
Family: A Right for all Children

The International Convention on the Rights of the Child gives all children the right to a family.