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A Dutch view on the CATS Conference in Caux, Switzerland

We are travelling in a small train on the final part of our journey from Amsterdam to Switzerland. Our suitcases are packed in a carriage at the front. 976 more words

Young Children

Informative Presentations and Photos from the 2014 National Neutropenia Network Family Conference

The 2014 Neutropenia Family Conference was the most informative and well attended.

Copies of the informative presentations from the 2014 Conference on neutropenia are now available, including those by Dr. 83 more words

Period misery for Kenya schoolgirls

A large number of girls in rural Kenya skip school at the time of their menstruation because they cannot afford to buy sanitary towels or tampons. 440 more words


Street Children: Courts of Law and not Courts of Justice.

When I first saw her, she frightened me.

It wasn’t the line of flesh hanging from her cheek (that I later learnt was a rape scar), neither was it the deep coarse voice that took me by surprise as soon as she started to speak. 982 more words

Human Rights

Invasion of the body scanners!

Hi all! Sorry for being a neglectful blogger. Life has gone from fast pace to warp speed.

We just returned from vacation! Had an awesome time seeing family and having fun! 252 more words


Parental child abduction within the EU

The separation of parents is always a complicated and sensitive issue for the ex-partners and the child(ren). Citizens recurrently turn to the European Parliament asking for help in cases of alleged discrimination on grounds of nationality regarding parental authority… 608 more words


Just Let Our Children Bloom

We have got to stop making our children compete with each other over everything and just let them bloom.

Young children are still developing their self-concept, which means that they are in the very important process of building and establishing the foundation for their self-esteem, self-awareness, self-recognition, and self-definition. 82 more words

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