Child Rights

Two hundred refugee children missing from gov’t-run UK hotels

Children seeking asylum who were placed in government-run hotels have gone missing, admits a minister.…

Israel is weaponising Palestinian children’s rights

This year has been the deadliest in the West Bank since the end of the…

Children can help us build a better, greener world for all

About a year ago, 12-year-old Asaad was enjoying being able to go to school and…

Argentina identifies 131st baby kidnapped during dictatorship

A right-wing dictatorship that ruled Argentina from 1976 to 1983 systematically stole children from dissident…

Indigenous child compensation deal falls short: Canadian tribunal

Rights tribunal says plan did not meet all requirements for victims of Canada’s discriminatory child…

Hyundai, Kia parts supplier in Alabama fined for child labour

The US Department of Labor found workers aged 13-15 at a parts supplier to automakers…

Israeli forces kill two Palestinian teens in occupied West Bank

Israeli forces shot the teenagers in separate incidents, amid the deadliest year in the occupied…

Palestinians mourn boy, 7, who died from ‘fear’ of Israeli forces

A throng of men clutching the body of a seven-year-old Palestinian boy marched through a…

Photos: Poverty pushes Afghan children to work at brick kilns

Nabila works 10 hours or more a day, doing the heavy, dirty labour of packing…

US lays charges in ‘egregious plot’ to steal child meal funding

Justice Department accuses defendants in Minnesota of stealing $250m meant to feed low-income children during…