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What Tulane University found out about one ingredient in the chocolate we love

Tulane University released a new study on the West African cocoa industry today. While the number of children working in cocoa who attended school increased in Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana from the 2008/2009 season, the percentage of children in hazardous work also increased by 13 percent. Read the press release.

Childrens Rights

International Day of Friendship

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF FRIENDSHIP

By Rene Wadlow

The United Nations (UN) General Assembly established in 2011 July 30 as the International Day of Friendship. The Day was to be a continuation of the themes of dialogue and mutual understanding proposed in the International Decade for a Culture of Peace and Nonviolence for the Children of the World (2001-2010). 590 more words

Human Rights

The amazing experience of the Human Library at CATS 2015

Wednesday 29 July was an exciting day at Caux as the Main Hall turned into a Human Library where people were books telling their personal stories of change, which created inspirational energy among the 300 participants. 521 more words

News

Cultivating Interests into Your Child

Every father wants their son to walk in their footsteps, and every mother is looking to build her daughter into an exceptional young lady. However, these things are not easy to do and getting those ideas and philosophies into their mind is a struggle in themselves. 249 more words

Beth Manville Perkasie PA

SB1612 Oklahoma

Senate Bill 1612 was lobbied by me. From 2010 I spent every single day at the capitol while they were in session. I spoke with representatives about my children’s rights campaign and how we need a bill to help enforce visitation. 83 more words

Bekah's Bountiful Blog

These moments are forever and finite. It depends on how you define time.

She calls my attention with a slight rasp in her voice. “Daddy, I want you to carry me.” I pick her up and walk as her little hand makes a fist to rub the sleepiness from her eyes. 361 more words

Fatherhood

Angelina Jolie Pitt directing original film for Netflix on the plight of child soldiers

Fire up your browser! Netflix just announced a deal with actress and director Angelina Jolie Pitt to produce and direct an original film adaptation of the memoir First They Killed My Father. 92 more words

Human And Civil Rights