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Beyond Homophobia: The Even Bigger Reason to Avoid World Vision - Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies

Beyond Homophobia: The Even Bigger Reason to Avoid World Vision - Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies | The Same Heart - Convention on the Rights of the Child | Scoop.it
Beyond Homophobia: The Even Bigger Reason to Avoid World Vision Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies Conservative co-religionists, including Franklin Graham of Billy Graham Ministries, and Russell Moore of the Southern Baptist Convention...
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What age constitutes child labourer? - The New Indian Express

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What age constitutes child labourer?
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Migrant children denied human rights - The Information Daily

Migrant children denied human rights
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"The Department for Education is responsible for safeguarding, education and upholding UNCRC rights for all children regardless of their status", they said.
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Ministry cops flak over push to deport kids - Bangkok Post

Ministry cops flak over push to deport kids - Bangkok Post | The Same Heart - Convention on the Rights of the Child | Scoop.it
Ministry cops flak over push to deport kids Bangkok Post The measure runs counter to the constitution, the Child Protection Act as well as the UNCRC, she warned during a seminar on the impact of the draft regulation at the Thai Journalists...
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Committee on the Rights of the Child | ECPAT USA

Committee on the Rights of the Child | ECPAT USA | The Same Heart - Convention on the Rights of the Child | Scoop.it
The Committee on the Rights of the Child today reviewed the second periodic report of the United States on its implementation of the provisions of the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale ...
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Child law experts call for update to policies on cyberbullying - Irish Examiner

Child law experts call for update to policies on cyberbullying - Irish Examiner | The Same Heart - Convention on the Rights of the Child | Scoop.it
Child law experts call for update to policies on cyberbullying Irish Examiner As part of obligations under the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC), the Education Department needs to urgently update its 20-year-old anti-bullying policy...
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Rizana Nafeek was not proven guilty and “executed” in willful ...

This post is to share the findings of an inquiry regarding the appeal of the death sentence and beheading of Rizana Nafeek by Saudi “authorities”. We are looking at the actual circumstance (the facts) as well as the evidence ...
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The Convention on the Rights of the Child :: Public Policy and Advocacy :: Campaigns :: U.S. Fund for UNICEF - UNICEF USA

The Convention on the Rights of the Child :: Public Policy and Advocacy :: Campaigns :: U.S. Fund for UNICEF - UNICEF USA | The Same Heart - Convention on the Rights of the Child | Scoop.it
The U.S. Fund for UNICEF supports child survival, protection and development worldwide through education, advocacy and fundraising.
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UN STANDS UP FOR CHILDREN’S RIGHT TO PLAY, ARTS AND LEISURE IN A LANDMARK MOMENT FOR CHILDREN

UN STANDS UP FOR CHILDREN’S RIGHT TO PLAY, ARTS AND LEISURE IN A LANDMARK MOMENT FOR CHILDREN | The Same Heart - Convention on the Rights of the Child | Scoop.it
Download the Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 1 February 2013 UN STANDS UP FOR CHILDREN’S RIGHT TO PLAY, ARTS AND LEISURE IN A LANDMARK MOMENT FOR CHILDREN United Nations adopts in-depth interpretatio...
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So important for children, and often overlooked, play is the way children develop social intelligence.

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Governments Should Ratify Domestic Workers Treaty - Human Rights Watch

Governments Should Ratify Domestic Workers Treaty - Human Rights Watch | The Same Heart - Convention on the Rights of the Child | Scoop.it
Governments Should Ratify Domestic Workers Treaty Human Rights Watch (New York) – Governments should mark June 12, 2013, the World Day against Child Labor, by strengthening legal protections for the 15.5 million child domestic workers worldwide,...
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Child Labour and Child Marriage Perpetuate Gender Inequality - AllAfrica.com

Child Labour and Child Marriage Perpetuate Gender Inequality
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India: Child Sex Abuse Shielded by Silence and Neglect - Human Rights Watch

India: Child Sex Abuse Shielded by Silence and Neglect - Human Rights Watch | The Same Heart - Convention on the Rights of the Child | Scoop.it
Human Rights Watch India: Child Sex Abuse Shielded by Silence and Neglect Human Rights Watch India is a party to the core international human rights treaties that protect children, including the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights...
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'Against lowering age bar for juvenile offenders' - Indian Express

'Against lowering age bar for juvenile offenders' - Indian Express | The Same Heart - Convention on the Rights of the Child | Scoop.it
'Against lowering age bar for juvenile offenders' Indian Express India ratified the UNCRC in 1992 and it was as per that document that the The Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000 increased the cut-off age for adulthood for...
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Let's break the silence on sexual violence - Jakarta Post

Let's break the silence on sexual violence - Jakarta Post | The Same Heart - Convention on the Rights of the Child | Scoop.it
Let's break the silence on sexual violence
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The United Nations Conventions on the Rights (UNCRC), ratified by Indonesia, calls for all state parties to undertake measures to protect child from all forms of sexual exploitation and abuse.
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Justice minister admits five children were detained in adult jails - The Independent

Justice minister admits five children were detained in adult jails - The Independent | The Same Heart - Convention on the Rights of the Child | Scoop.it
Justice minister admits five children were detained in adult jails The Independent The decision to hold young people in adult prisons contravenes Article 37 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child [UNCRC], which states that...
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RT @commentator01: Strongly recommend this impt report: The #UNCRC: a study of legal implementation..
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CRIN - Child Rights Information Network - Resources -

CRIN - Child Rights Information Network - Resources - | The Same Heart - Convention on the Rights of the Child | Scoop.it
The Child Rights Information Network (CRIN) is a network of child rights organizations that work to improve the lives of children.
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