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The children we forgot

The children we forgot

Opinion

Thu, May 3 2018

Children of sex workers need to be protected and cared for

The forgotten promise

The forgotten promise

Tahsin Noor Salim

Sun, Nov 19 2017

Have we been able to uphold the principles of Universal Children’s Day?

India kicks off world's largest march...

India kicks off world's largest march...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 12 2017

Children in India face a barrage of threats ranging from human trafficking, sexual violence and early...

Rights activists question whether child...

Rights activists question whether child...

Law & Rights

Sun, Aug 20 2017

The Child Marriage Restraint Act 2017 was passed on February 27 with a special provision allowing underage...

UN voices concern over Bangladesh child...

UN voices concern over Bangladesh child...

Law & Rights

Thu, Mar 2 2017

Child marriages have dropped from two-thirds of the total to around half between 2006 and 2013, Unicef...

‘Mass awareness needed for ending violence...

‘Mass awareness needed for ending violence...

Nation

Thu, Feb 23 2017

Speakers at a roundtable discussion held in Rajshahi city on Wednesday said there was no alternative...

Unicef slams proposed Philippines law...

Unicef slams proposed Philippines law...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Feb 13 2017

The UN Committee on the Rights of the Child states that setting the age of criminal responsibility below...

'Child waste collectors left out of...

'Child waste collectors left out of...

Law & Rights

Thu, Dec 22 2016

A study has found that child waste collectors are deprived of state benefits such as education, training...

Chunnu for 8-hour working day for domestic...

Chunnu for 8-hour working day for domestic...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 24 2016

State Minister for Labour and Employment Md Mujibul Haque Chunnu has demanded eight-hour working day...

National Child Rights Week: Report highlights...

National Child Rights Week: Report highlights...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 1 2016

A recent report published to mark National Child Rights Week revealed that in 2015 aloe a total of 357...

Child marriage still being...

Child marriage still being...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 1 2016

All members of society must come together to defend child rights speakers said at a dialogue organized...