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World Population Day: Stakeholders kick against early marriage - DailyPost Nigeria

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World Population Day: Stakeholders kick against early marriage
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Adolescent pregnancy has been identified as a major set-back to the one positive development of young female children.
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42 child soldiers released from Myanmar military through UN ...

42 child soldiers released from Myanmar military through UN ... | Counter Child Trafficking News | Scoop.it
(WNN) Yangon, BURMA/MYANMAR, SOUTH-EASTERN ASIA: In a concerted effort to stop the continued use of child soldiers by the Myanmar Armed Forces, known as the Tatmadaw, 42 child soldiers were released back to ...
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A teen's thoughts on child labor: Child Labor Crisis...In Greece?

A teen's thoughts on child labor: Child Labor Crisis...In Greece? | Counter Child Trafficking News | Scoop.it
When someone says "child labor", our mind immediately jumps to kids working in third-world countries like India or sub-Saharan Africa. It's a well-founded assumption, but we should keep in mind that child labor is not only a ...
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Tyler Morning Telegraph - Nonprofit raises awareness of child sex trafficking

Tyler Morning Telegraph - Nonprofit raises awareness of child sex trafficking | Counter Child Trafficking News | Scoop.it
Refuge of Light, a nonprofit that raises awareness about children trapped in the sex trafficking ...
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Senate bill defines sex trafficking as child abuse - Boston.com

Senate bill defines sex trafficking as child abuse - Boston.com | Counter Child Trafficking News | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (AP) — Child prostitutes would be considered victims of abuse rather than juvenile offenders and be referred to child welfare officials under legislation in Congress aimed at extending care to them before they become ensnared in the...
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U.S. Exposes Trafficking Problems Caused by China's One-Child Policy | All Girls Allowed

U.S. Exposes Trafficking Problems Caused by China's One-Child Policy | All Girls Allowed | Counter Child Trafficking News | Scoop.it
RT @AllGirlsAllowed: How long will #China deny that the One-Child Policy triggers #humantrafficking? http://t.co/sjrVFa73Uu http://t.co/xLj…;
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DFID - Research for Development > Young Lives Working Paper 93. Harmful Traditional Practices and Child Protection: Contested Understandings and Practices of Female Child Marriage and Circumcision ...

Research for Development Young Lives Working Paper 93.
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Africa urged to prohibit traditional - Coastweek

Africa urged to prohibit traditional Coastweek Millions of girls and boys face various forms of harmful practices, such as female genital mutilation, early and forced marriages, trafficking, child labour, degrading initiation rites that in most...
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Policy For Results blog: Combating Domestic Child Sex Trafficking ...

Last week the Senate Committee on Finance held a full committee hearing entitled Sex Trafficking and Exploitation in America: Child Welfare's Role in Prevention and Intervention to explore the issue. ...
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Help end child marriage in Pakistan

Help end child marriage in Pakistan | Counter Child Trafficking News | Scoop.it
By training journalists, police officers and religious leaders, Sujag Sansar will bring awareness to and discourage the practice of child marriage in Pakistan.
Why we care: The practice of ch...
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China arrests 802 for alleged child trafficking

watch full video at http://vidjaa1.info BEIJING -- Chinese police arrested 802 people on suspicion of child trafficking and rescued 181 children in a major o...
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Amazing Jane Peters, iEARN-Sierra Leone Coordinator. enthralls Kennedy-Lugar YES alum w/Child Soldier filmmaking stories in Doha, Qatar, July 1, 2013.

Amazing Jane Peters, iEARN-Sierra Leone Coordinator. enthralls Kennedy-Lugar YES alum w/Child Soldier filmmaking stories in Doha, Qatar, July 1, 2013. | Counter Child Trafficking News | Scoop.it

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Child labor a rising concern in crisis-hit Greece - Kathimerini

Child labor a rising concern in crisis-hit Greece - Kathimerini | Counter Child Trafficking News | Scoop.it
Kathimerini Child labor a rising concern in crisis-hit Greece Kathimerini Though no clear, official figures are available, child protection groups and the Greek Ombudsman estimate that up to 100,000 children have been forced into the illegal labor...
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Point of View: Child exploitation and trafficking is a cross border problem - British Influence

Point of View: Child exploitation and trafficking is a cross border problem - British Influence | Counter Child Trafficking News | Scoop.it
British Influence (RT @catherinemep: @BritInfluence on #JHA #optout on #EU crimefighting is bad for #trafficking http://t.co/HMnPNLFTb1 @oxcat_info @ECPATUK @…)...
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Sudan: Time to Let Sudan's Girls Be Girls, Not Brides

Sudan: Time to Let Sudan's Girls Be Girls, Not Brides | Counter Child Trafficking News | Scoop.it
allAfrica: African news and information for a global audience (#Sudan's religious scholars support child marriage: "#Islam encourages youth to marry to save them from perversion." http://t.co/aUU48szkiC)...

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MYANMAR-THAILAND: Child trafficking continues, but not fuelled by cyclone

MYANMAR-THAILAND: Child trafficking continues, but not fuelled by cyclone | Counter Child Trafficking News | Scoop.it
When Cyclone Nargis hit Myanmar in May, leaving close to 140,000 people dead or missing, aid workers feared an increase in child trafficking from the region. Burmese children have long been traffic...
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Students, not brides: Why ending child marriage and advancing girls' education must go hand in hand - Girls Not Brides

Students, not brides: Why ending child marriage and advancing girls' education must go hand in hand - Girls Not Brides | Counter Child Trafficking News | Scoop.it
Kidan, 13, wanted to become a doctor but she'd already been promised in marriage. Kidan never finished school – just like many other child brides worldwide.
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IPS – Girls Fight Back Against Child Marriage | Inter Press Service

IPS – Girls Fight Back Against Child Marriage | Inter Press Service | Counter Child Trafficking News | Scoop.it
Girls Fight Back Against Child Marriage - Shirin Aktar was just 13 years old when her parents decided it was time for her to get married.
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FAQs_Stats

It is estimated that there are between 100,000 and 300,000 child victims of human trafficking in the U.S. alone. http://t.co/l2EH7wT9Mr
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"Child sex abuse shielded by silence, neglect in India"

India is said to be a source, destination, and transit country for men, women, and children trafficked for the purposes of forced labor and commercial sexual...
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Nexus of Intercountry Adoption of Nepali Children and Trafficking

Nexus of Intercountry Adoption of Nepali Children and Trafficking | Counter Child Trafficking News | Scoop.it
governmental responses in relation to protection, prosecution and prevention aspects. The Report concludes that trafficking and exploitation takes place in many Child Care Homes by involving children as beggars, forced ...
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Understanding the 3D's of Child Labour. #nochildforsale

Learn the facts. Share the video. Let's tell the world No Child Should Ever Be For Sale. #nochildforsale http://nochildforsale.ca Visit http://worldvision.ca... (RT @MrSilverScott: RT to help end child slavery & sexual exploitation.
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Statistics for child traffickin provided by Ark of Hope for Children

Statistics for child traffickin provided by Ark of Hope for Children | Counter Child Trafficking News | Scoop.it
International statistics on human trafficking focused on children compiled by Ark of Hope for Children. (RT @AbusedKids: LIFE expectancy of a child entering #ChildSexTrafficking is 3 to 7 years!
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India: 23 orphan girls rescued from child labor and bonded servitude ...

India: 23 orphan girls rescued from child labor and bonded servitude ... | Counter Child Trafficking News | Scoop.it
Orphan girls rescued from child labor situations are now free and happy at our India girls home; older girl (left) welcomes new girl (right) just arriving at the home last week. Over the past few days several orphan girls have ...
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Rwanda Is Committed to Completely Eliminating Child Labor - AllAfrica.com

Rwanda Is Committed to Completely Eliminating Child Labor - AllAfrica.com | Counter Child Trafficking News | Scoop.it
Rwanda Is Committed to Completely Eliminating Child Labor AllAfrica.com Kigali — Rwanda marked the 23rd Day of the African Child and the International Day of Families through a long week campaign aimed at creating a stronger and more sustainable...
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