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Concluding lecture of the Children's Rights course, Friday May 13th
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Concluding lecture of the Children's Rights course, Friday May 13th

On the occasion of the closing of the Children's Rights course, the "Children's rights" lesson will be held on Friday 12 May at 10.00. Programme 10:00-10:15 Welcome Address and Greetings ...

Last update 12 May 2022
Families arrive in Berdyszcze, Poland, after crossing the border from Ukraine.
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CoE: How are children protected from sexual exploitation and abuse during the refugee crisis?

The Council of Europe’s Lanzarote Committee evaluated legislation, services and other measures implemented to protect the children affected by the refugee crisis from sexual exploitation and ...

Last update 4 May 2022
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UN Security Council: six grave violations against children in times of war

Children living in conflicted territories all over the world continue to come under attack on an enormous scale. According to UNICEF, between 2005 and 2020, more than 266,000 grave violations ...

Last update 28 Apr 2022
There is a real threat of famine in Somalia and South Sudan
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UN: Humanitarians urge action to avert famine in Somalia and South Sudan

The threat of famine is very real in Somalia and South Sudan and urgent action is needed now to avoid a catastrophe, UN humanitarians warned on Tuesday. Following the latest food security ...

Last update 20 Apr 2022
World Day Against Child Labour 2021
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The International Labour Organisation and Child Labour: From the Foundation to Nowadays

Ludovica Aricò holds a master’s degree in Human Rights and Multi-level Governance from the University of Padova. She is currently enrolled in a second level master’s in ...

Last update 28 Apr 2022
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The new edition of the Handbook on European law relating to the rights of the child

The second edition (2022) of the Handbook on European law relating to the rights of the child has been issued jointly by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA), the Council of Europe ...

Last update 15 Apr 2022
Summer School in Cinema, Human Rights and Advocacy, 16th edition
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Global Campus of Human Rights: Cinema Human Rights and Advocacy Summer School (17th edition), deadlines 30 April and 30 May

The Global Campus of Human Rights and Picture People organize the 17th edition of the Summer School in Cinema Human Rights and Advocacy that will take place from 29 August to 7 ...

Last update 15 Mar 2022
Girl hugs a doll in front of a window
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FRA: Effective guardianship is key to better protect unaccompanied children

The latest report from the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA), ‘Guardianship systems for unaccompanied children in the EU’, shows that both, the EU and its Member States, still face ...

Last update 15 Mar 2022
Growing inequalities of private education and role of non-state actors
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UNESCO’s Global Education Monitoring Report 2021/22: A call for reducing inequalities of private education

The Global Education Monitoring Report published its fifth annual report with the support of UNESCO. The theme of the 2021/22 Global Education Monitoring (GEM) report is “Non-state actors in ...

Last update 2 Mar 2022
Cover photo: A protester released from prison after three weeks of detention is reunited with her mother in Yangon, Myanmar, March 24, 2021. The three-finger salute, adapted from “The Hunger Games,” is a widely used sign of civil disobedience.
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World report 2022: Annual Review of global Human Rights

The Human Rights Watch has issued its 32nd annual review of global human rights trends - World Report 2022, which covered human rights developments and concerns in over 100 countries. In his ...

Last update 2 Mar 2022
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The 2021 Global Threat Assessment report: A need for a new approach for Child sexual abuse online

WeProtect Global Alliance published the 2021 Global Threat Assessment report on child sexual exploitation and abuse online. It is the most comprehensive yet, demonstrating how the global response to ...

Last update 10 Feb 2022
The photo shows the former president of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe and the new President from Italy, Di Maio.
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Council of Europe: Italy takes over the Chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers

On the 17th of November 2021, during a meeting of the representatives of the 47 member states of the Council of Europe (CoE), Italy took over the Chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers from ...

Last update 2 Dec 2021
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WeWorld Index 2021 on social inclusion of women and children, online conference 9 Nov 2021 at 3:30 pm

On November 9th 2021, WeWorld will have an online conference to present its seventh edition of the WeWorld Index. The WeWorld Index aims to globally evaluate the social inclusion or exclusion ...

Last update 15 Nov 2021
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EU borders: concerns about Fundamental rights

Allegations for the treatment of migrants at EU borders and difficult conditions in detention and reception centres remain a persistent concern, as highlighted in the latest migration bulletin from ...

Last update 13 Oct 2021
UNICEF Sud Sudan
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Children in Sudan need more humanitarian assistance than ever before

UNICEF warned that a record of 4.5 million children in South Sudan are in desperate need of humanitarian support. Hopes that independence would bring a new dawn for the country’s children have ...

Last update 14 Sep 2021