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Transforming Children’s Chances through Pre-Primary Education

In September 2015, the world’s nations adopted a set of “sustainable development goals” to end poverty, protect the planet, and promote the well-being of everyone. Goal 4 is to… 841 more words

Children's Rights

Watch: Rescuers pull 10-year-old girl from rubble alive 17 hours after earthquake rocked Italy

Rescuers in Italy had an inspiring moment on Wednesday when they pulled a 10-year-old girl from the rubble of an earthquake that leveled three towns in the central part of the country and has left at least 247 dead and hundreds more wounded. 287 more words

Human And Civil Rights

Indian surrogate mothers open up about the pain of giving up their babies

Katy tweeted this story from the radically leftist BBC, and it made me feel sad when I read it.

India is known as the “surrogacy hub” of the world where infertile couples, many from across the globe, head to rent a womb.

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Robbed of a Childhood: Child Soldiers in Somalia

By: Asha Collins

Think back to when you were little, maybe 9 years old – Where did you spend most of your time? What are your fondest memories? 854 more words

Child Soldiers

Immigrant mothers go on hunger strike at Pennsylvania detention center after year in custody

A group of 26 female immigrants who are detained along with their children at Berks County Residential Center in Pennsylvania have entered a hunger strike to protest the fact that they have spent close to a year in custody at the facility, despite claims by the U.S. 282 more words

Human And Civil Rights

Women’s Month 2016: Child marriages in South Africa

Child marriage affects girls in more ways than one. They are neither physically nor emotionally ready to become wives and mothers at the age that they get married. 476 more words

Equality And Non-discrimination