We’ve heard a lot from these chauvinistic ridden Muslim countries regarding polygamy, honor killings, parents bartering their minor girls to drug lords, women’s right of inheritance that are being snatched by their brothers, self immolation and women not...
There has been concern recently in Australia about the sexual abuse of children. As a society, we are now talking more freely about child abuse, child neglect and physical and sexual abuse, which were not really recognized or discussed in previous times....
Teen girls, who spoil themselves with dicey behaviors, like sex and drugs are more susceptible to depression. While depressed girls who are abstinent, however, have lesser chances of engaging in any high-risk behavior.
Darfur is becoming a growing concern for the world arround. Boys in Sudan’s war- torn Darfur region are increasingly at risk of being recruited into armed groups, while girls are being preyed upon by sexual violence.
School students as young as 14 are imbibing the values of Al Qaeda, which is a part of their history lessons. The course material also gives justification of terrorism that has been initiated by Osama bin Laden’s 9/11 atrocities.
Finally, the nations are actually thinking of combating the menace, which leads to conscription of children. Thus, some 58 countries have signed a ‘Paris commitments’ to protect children from being recruited as soldiers in wars.
A major international child pornography ring, who paid to view videos depicting young children being sexually abused, involving more than 2,000 suspects from 77 countries have been seized by Austrian authorities.
Violence in Iraq has turned into an obvious nightmare for the native children. Majority of them have lost their parents and shelter. They have no place to go and so have taken refuge in the streets where, they can easily gall prey to gangs involved in...
Children’s lives in Zimbabwe are slowly precipitating into the dungeons of darkness, where there is no hope. The region is saturated with horrible deeds of sexual molestation done by fathers to their own blood, their minor daughters.
Recent report by UNICEF has asserted that in spite of being a wealthy nation, United Kingdom is failing to give native children the best possible start in life. It has landed on 21st rank for looking after the well-being of the children.
Rwanda is a small country in Africa but is thickly populated so in order to overcome the population problem, the government is planning to introduce a law that would restrict couples to no more than three children per family.
Concerned about Rio’s image as a major sex tourism destination and the crime that surrounds prostitution, city prosecutors are launching a campaign against sexual exploitation and the use of minors in the sex trade.
It is ‘a terrible indictment of the world in 2007′ that 18,000 children die daily due to hunger and malnutrition, and 850 million people go to bed every night with empty stomachs, the head of the UN food agency, James Morris said.