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Burundi: UN envoy voices concern over children in hands of rebel group
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Wednesday, 07 May 2008
Burundi: UN envoy voices concern over children in hands of rebel group
The Secretary-General's Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict today expressed concern over the some 500 children associated with the ranks of a Burundian rebel group, calling for their release.Read Full Article ...
 
Jamaican children need hope to resist violence, says ex-soldier and UN Advocate
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Thursday, 01 May 2008
Jamaican children need hope to resist violence, says ex-soldier and UN Advocate
Jamaican children need more opportunities, support and hope to resist and rise above violence, former child soldier and United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)...
 
Iraq must spend more on basic services, particularly for children, says UN envoy
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Wednesday, 30 April 2008
Iraq must spend more on basic services, particularly for children, says UN envoy
The Secretary-General's Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict has called on the Iraqi Government to spend more on basic services, noting that ...
 
Nepalese children still face serious human rights violations, UN report finds
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Wednesday, 23 April 2008
Nepalese children still face serious human rights violations, UN report finds
Grave violations against children have not stopped in Nepal, although they have fallen significantly in number since the signing in 2006 of the comprehensive c...
 
UNICEF heralds new children's protection laws in South Africa
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Wednesday, 23 April 2008
UNICEF heralds new children's protection laws in South Africa
The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has welcomed the signing of new laws in South Africa on the protection of children, calling them "a major step" for...
 
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