#Children's Rights

  • Article: How Nedbank Has Worked to Protect Children's Rights for the Past 13 Years
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    How Nedbank Has Worked to Protect Children's Rights for the Past 13 Years

    Sept. 19, 2018|Nedbank

    These programmes are making sure that no child is left behind in the Sustainable Development Goals. Read more

  • Article: Migrant Children Could Be Detained Indefinitely Under Trump Administration's New Proposal
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    Migrant Children Could Be Detained Indefinitely Under Trump Administration's New Proposal

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 7, 2018

    The proposed regulation attempts to rollback on decades-old protections for migrant children. Read more

  • Article: Child Marriage Persists in Guatemala Despite Ban, Experts Say
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    Child Marriage Persists in Guatemala Despite Ban, Experts Say

    Aug. 14, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Nearly one-third of girls in Guatemala are married by 18. Read more

  • Article: About 700 Migrant Children Have Not Been Reunited With Their Parents After Deadline
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    About 700 Migrant Children Have Not Been Reunited With Their Parents After Deadline

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|July 27, 2018

    More than half of these children have parents who were likely deported without them. Read more

  • Article: Malala Calls Trump's Family Separation Policy 'Cruel' and 'Inhumane'
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    Malala Calls Trump's Family Separation Policy 'Cruel' and 'Inhumane'

    By Daniele Selby|July 12, 2018

    The Nobel Prize winner criticized the policy during a visit to Rio de Janeiro. Read more

  • Article: The US Has Missed Its First Deadline to Reunite Separated Families
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    The US Has Missed Its First Deadline to Reunite Separated Families

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|July 11, 2018

    Some toddlers have been separated from their parents for so long, they barely recognize them. Read more

  • Article: Finland's Justice Minister Is Calling for a Child Marriage Ban
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    Finland's Justice Minister Is Calling for a Child Marriage Ban

    By Daniele Selby|July 5, 2018

    The minimum marriage age in Finland is 18, but special exceptions can be — and are — made. Read more

  • Article: 41-Year-Old Man Fined Just $450 Over Marriage to 11-Year-Old Girl
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    41-Year-Old Man Fined Just $450 Over Marriage to 11-Year-Old Girl

    By Daniele Selby|July 2, 2018

    Under Malaysian civil law, the marriage is still unrecognized, but is valid under Islamic law. Read more