#Child Soldiers

  • Article: A Nigerian Militia Just Freed Nearly 900 Child Soldiers
    Girls & Women

    A Nigerian Militia Just Freed Nearly 900 Child Soldiers

    By Lindsay Powers|May 10, 2019

    Now more than 1,700 children have been released — but there is still more work to be done. Read more

  • Article: This Girl Was Recruited Aged 10 by an Armed Group in South Sudan
    Girls & Women

    This Girl Was Recruited Aged 10 by an Armed Group in South Sudan

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Carmen Singer|Oct. 22, 2018

    Grace* was abducted by opposition forces, along with her mother and younger sister. Read more

  • Article: You've Probably Never Seen This Emma Watson Movie (and 4 Other Things to Watch on Netflix)
    Citizenship

    You've Probably Never Seen This Emma Watson Movie (and 4 Other Things to Watch on Netflix)

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 10, 2017

    These powerful films and series are perfect for Global Citizens. Read more

  • Article: Saving child soldiers: Therapy, education and community are the keys
    Education

    Saving child soldiers: Therapy, education and community are the keys

    By Katherine Curtiss |Feb. 15, 2016

    Medical attention, therapy and education are key in rehabilitating former child soldiers. Read more

  • Article: Films that explore what it's like to be a child soldier
    Citizenship

    Films that explore what it's like to be a child soldier

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Katherine Curtiss |Feb. 12, 2016

    Three films seek to generate understanding about child soldiers. Read more

  • Article: 7 countries using child soldiers
    Citizenship

    7 countries using child soldiers

    By Meghan Werft|Feb. 12, 2016

    What to learn from past progress, Invisible Children and what you can do. Read more

  • Video: Child soldier to refugee lawyer: This is Deng Thiak Adut’s story
    Education

    Child soldier to refugee lawyer: This is Deng Thiak Adut’s story

    Jan. 12, 2016

    Australian University releases new ad on graduates harrowing true story. Read more

  • Article: Child soldiers are being used as an integral part of ISIS' army
    Citizenship

    Child soldiers are being used as an integral part of ISIS' army

    By Kathleen Ebbitt|June 10, 2015

    ISIS is indoctrinating and training child soldiers into their ranks. Read more