#Children's Rights

  • Article: Violence Against Children Is on the Rise in Mali, UNICEF Says

    Violence Against Children Is on the Rise in Mali, UNICEF Says

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 22, 2019

    More than 377,000 children are estimated to be currently in need of protection. Read more

  • Article: Paying More For Chocolate Could Help Curb Child Labor in Ghana

    Paying More For Chocolate Could Help Curb Child Labor in Ghana

    June 6, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 700,000 children work on cocoa fields in Ghana, the world's second largest cocoa producer. Read more

  • Article: Thousands of Children Born to Venezuelan Migrants in Colombia Left Stateless

    Thousands of Children Born to Venezuelan Migrants in Colombia Left Stateless

    May 24, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Without identity documents, these children and their mothers are stuck in legal limbo. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Children Separated from Parents in Cyclone-Hit Mozambique

    Hundreds of Children Separated from Parents in Cyclone-Hit Mozambique

    May 23, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Humanitarian organizations fear for the children made vulnerable by disaster. Read more

  • Article: Violence Against Children Is on the Rise in Tanzania

    Violence Against Children Is on the Rise in Tanzania

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 22, 2019

    Cases of child rape have tripled between 2017 and 2018. Read more

  • 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

    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

    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