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A Global Day of Action for Children’s Rights

Since 1954, World Children’s Day has been celebrated as a time to advocate, promote, and honor children’s rights. On November…

November 20, 2019
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Agents of change: Children in Lesotho bring improved sanitation from classrooms to communities

From saving young lives to boosting girls’ attendance in schools – safe water and sanitation can have immense health and societal benefits.

September 27, 2017
Young girl standing over a well, cups water in her hand and it slowly drips out
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Behind the Rhetoric, Children are Suffering

The photo of Oscar Ramirez and his daughter Valeria, lying face down dead on the bank of the Rio Grande…

July 24, 2019
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Children and Youth

August 26, 2021
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Children and Youth Inclusion in Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene Management

“When wells dry-up, children are the ones missing school to fetch water. When droughts diminish food supplies, children suffer…

August 29, 2022
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Children and Youth Working Group

April 20, 2021
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Could Family Separation Increase Human Trafficking Risk for Immigrant Children?

Confusion and desperation in regard to immigration policies fuels human trafficking around the globe. Beyond the immediate dangers, the separation of children from their families only adds to the mental and emotional anguish of children who’ve already endured much on their way to the U.S. Southern border.

July 17, 2018
Three men and a woman facing large metal structure separating the U.S. and Mexico

Ending Violence Against Children

April 1, 2019
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Fear of Deportation Exacts Toll on Children’s Mental Health

The mental health of young people is a growing concern for U.S. society as a whole, but But for undocumented youths or young citizens with undocumented relatives, the emotional or mental issues they grapple with are a multifaceted ordeal.

May 21, 2018
InterAction Quoted

How the crisis in Venezuela could hurt an entire generation of children

February 8, 2019
Young protester stands in the middle of a highway waving a Venezuelan flag