STOCKHOLM, 15 February 2018 – Leaders and representatives from the United Nations, government, civil society and the private sector renewed their commitment to ending violence against children by 2030 at the first-ever End Violence Solutions Summit which concluded in Stockholm today.

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November 24, 2017 - Children who constitute more than 50% of EAC population continue to face numerous challenges, including in the area of child protection. Many children in the region are subjected to physical, sexual and emotional violence in various settings, including the home, the school and the community.

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October 6 2017 - Abuja – In a decision that will have positive implications for millions of children in West Africa, all member states of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) today agreed to a range of concrete measures to protect children from violence, abuse and exploitation.

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DAKAR, 19 June 2017 - "It is better to die there than come home and be rejected".

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16 June 2017 - Today, June 16 Uganda will join the rest of the world to commemorate the International Day of the African Child.


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KINSHASA/DAKAR/GENEVA/NEW YORK, 9 June 2017 - More than 150,000 children are missing out on school as violence and attacks against civilian populations continue in the Greater Kasai region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

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31 May 2017 - For many parents, the glib “I was raised that way” response still serves as reason enough for their actions, writes Omeshnie Naidoo.

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26 March 2017 - Four Tanzanian children with albinism arrived in the United States on Saturday for medical treatment.

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NAIROBI, 23 March 2017 – Armed groups in the Central African Republic have occupied, looted, and damaged school buildings, preventing children from getting an education, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today.

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22 March 2017 - The DA will submit parliamentary questions to the Department of Basic Education regarding the involvement of the South African Council of Educators (SACE) in the investigation into the fatal assault of the fourteen-year-old Siphamandla Choma who tragically passed away yesterday.

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