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Laws Fail to Protect Child Brides
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, freedoms, child brides )

Rose
- 87 days ago - sbs.com.au
Human rights group Equality Now says more than 140 million girls over the next decade will be married before they turn 18. "When a young girl is married and gives birth, the vicious cycle of poverty, .
Malawi's Children of Tobacco
World  (tags: world, humanrights, africa, children, Child Labor )

Rose
- 88 days ago - asafeworldforwomen.org
Over the past decade, Malawi has become one of the five largest tobacco producers in the world, largely due to low export tariffs,
China Starts Televising the Sunrise on Giant TV Screens Because Beijing Is So Clouded in Smog (TEXT,PHOTOS and SHORT VIDEO)
World  (tags: Beijing, smog, humans, world, air quality, pollution, health, society, children, government, news )

Carrie
- 88 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
The air took on an acrid odor, and many of the city's commuters wore industrial strength face masks as they hurried to work. 'I couldn't see the tall buildings across the street this morning,' I often cough, and my nose is always irritated.
Protect Children in Ghana From Child Labor: Author: Bethany Christian Services
World  (tags: Ghana, africa, children, freedoms, human rights, Human Rights, ethics, usa, UnitedNations, world, crime, corruption )

Ruth
- 91 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
'At least 600,000 children in Ghana are trapped in child labor. They are exploited in the fishing industry, in the sex trade, in domestic service, as street vendors, and more.' PLEASE LET'S SIGN AND SHARE!
Protect Child Refugees in Thailand
World  (tags: humanrights, children, asia, ACTION PLEASE Trafficking camps )

Rose
- 95 days ago - forcechange.com
Target: Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra Goal: Provide shelters for children escaping from Burma, and terminate dangerously unsanitary trafficking camps
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Child Refugees in Thailand - ForceChange
World  (tags: Refugees&Relief, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', children, freedoms, news, world, government, ethics, humanrights )

Cal
- 96 days ago - forcechange.com
Provide shelters for children escaping from Burma, and terminate dangerously unsanitary trafficking camps
TAK ACTION NOW! Help the Children of Syria
World  (tags: world, politics, Refugees&Relief, syria, Refugees&Relief, children, middle-east, news, society )

Cal
- 97 days ago - aworldatschool.org
Over the past months, tens of thousands of people have signed the A World at School petition - and pledged more than $1million - in support of our plan to get 400,000 Syrian refugee children back to school.
Syria Rebels 'Lay Siege' on Al-Qaeda-Linked Fighters
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, conflict, death, government, middle-east, news, politics, Refugees&Relief, society, Syria, violence, world )

Kit
- 101 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
Rebels frees 50 prisoners, including Turkish journalist, held captive by Al-Qaeda-linked rivals.
Withhold Support For Rio 2016 Olympics In Light of Child Trafficing Offences 'Please Read & Sign'
World  (tags: Olympics, Brazil, humans, children, exploitation, ignorance, rightscrime, safety, violence, law )

Borg
- 103 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Brazil is a large source, destination, and transit country for men, women, and children subjected to sex trafficking and forced labor. A significant number of Brazilian women and children are exploited in sex trafficking within the country, and federal
Chinese Doctor Admits She Stole Children and Sold Them to Human Traffickers After Telling Parents Their Newborns Were Ill
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, charged with selling babies )

Rose
- 106 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Chinese doctor has admitted to stealing babies from the hospital where she worked and selling them to human traffickers. Zhang Shuxia told parents their newborns had congenital problems and persuaded them to give the babies
Afghan Authorities Probe Child Marriage
World  (tags: humanrights, world, children, Afghan probes child marriages )

Rose
- 108 days ago - asafeworldforwomen.org
Authorities in the northern Afghan province of Jowzjan have launched a probe against a father, who has acknowledged forcing his seven-year-old daughter to marry a man five times her age.
Syrian Children Lose More Than Their Country
World  (tags: Refugees&Relief, politics, violence, society, Syria, Lebanon, middle-east, palestine, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, humanrights )

Cal
- 108 days ago - ipsnews.net
As refugees from Syria continue to pour into Lebanon, the majority of children are not going to school, spurring concern that they will become a 'lost generation'.
Map: How 35 Countries Compare on Child Poverty (the U.S. Is Ranked 34th)
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, conflict, death, ethics, freedoms, politics, society, violence )

Kit
- 110 days ago - washingtonpost.com
A new report by the United Nations Children's Fund, on the well-being of children in 35 developed nations, turned up some alarming statistics about child poverty. More than one in five American children fall below a relative poverty line-->
Mystery Donor Buys Batkid A Billboard To Thank Him For Saving 'Gotham City'
World  (tags: make-a-wish, greater bay area, Batkid, mystery donor, billboard, thank you, saving, gotham city, goodnews, GoodNews, children )

BarbKnigh
- 120 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Batkid can now watch over Gotham City at all times, defending it from evil and inspiring its citizens to stand up for justice. A mystery donor has made sure of that. Recently, someone (or a few someones) purchased a billboard featuring an image of the
Inside Nigeria's Baby Factories
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, Baby trafficking )

Rose
- 120 days ago - asafeworldforwomen.org
Baby factories in Nigeria are pumping out babies for sale on the illegal adoption market. Swedish journalist Therese Cristiansson infiltrated these baby-trafficking networks with a hidden camera.

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