#Children

  • Article: Parents Urge Climate Negotiators to Be ‘Real Heroes’ for World’s Children

    Parents Urge Climate Negotiators to Be ‘Real Heroes’ for World’s Children

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Dec. 5, 2019

    Act courageously for your own children, parents' groups tell delegates at UN climate talks. Read more

  • Article: The 6 Richest People in the UK Have as Much Wealth as the 13 Million Poorest

    The 6 Richest People in the UK Have as Much Wealth as the 13 Million Poorest

    By Helen Lock|Dec. 4, 2019

    A new report describes the UK as a country of "Ferraris and food banks". Read more

  • Article: Rohingya Child Refugees Are Being Denied Education, Human Rights Watch Says

    Rohingya Child Refugees Are Being Denied Education, Human Rights Watch Says

    By Catherine Caruso|Dec. 3, 2019

    “The international community needs to act and demand that Bangladesh and Myanmar change course.” Read more

  • Article: Here’s Why Comprehensive Sex Education in South African Schools Is so Important
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    Here’s Why Comprehensive Sex Education in South African Schools Is so Important

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Nov. 27, 2019

    Sex education doesn’t sexualise children. Read more

  • Article: Safety of South Africa's Children in Spotlight After 2 Cases of Sexual Assault by Teachers

    Safety of South Africa's Children in Spotlight After 2 Cases of Sexual Assault by Teachers

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Oct. 28, 2019

    The cases involve schools in the Northern Cape and Gauteng. Read more

  • Article: French Montana Says Investing in Education Is 'What Leaders Should Do'

    French Montana Says Investing in Education Is 'What Leaders Should Do'

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 27, 2019

    Global Citizen spoke with the musician about the power of education during the UN General Assembly. Read more

  • Article: South African Global Citizens Donate 2,600 Books to Help Promote a Culture of Reading
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    South African Global Citizens Donate 2,600 Books to Help Promote a Culture of Reading

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Sept. 9, 2019

    Global Citizen marked International Literacy Day with a celebration of kids' access to education. Read more

  • Article: 420 Million Children Living in Crisis Don't Have Basic Sanitation: UNICEF

    420 Million Children Living in Crisis Don't Have Basic Sanitation: UNICEF

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Aug. 28, 2019

    And another 210 million lack access to safe drinking water. Read more