Officials: Afghan children smuggled to Pakistan seminaries

It was a routine check. Two vans, both without license plates, were stopped earlier this month by police in Afghanistan’s eastern Ghazni province, where Taliban hold sway in large swaths of the countryside. Inside, police found 27 boys between the ages of 4 and 15, all being taken illegally to Pakistan’s southwestern Baluchistan province to […]

Store hands out out hundreds of packed backpacks to children

The classic black and the always-fashionable-in-Polk-County green camo were the first to go Sunday outside TCC, where the store was giving out 250 backpacks to children, part of a nationwide campaign by the company to give more than 172,000 of the pre-packed bags. Christopher Guinn @cguinnnews LAKELAND — Some of the children seemed to face […]

Tanya Muzinda inspires the children of Zimbabwe to Thrive Beyond Illness

Keith M. Phiri/Saint Productions In a baby-blue, navy and white AXO racing kit, courtesy of the European Union, a girl, 11, poses on her motorbike. It’s December 2015, and she’s ready to race. The poster girl for motocross in Zimbabwe, and a beacon of hope for her entire country, she’s living proof to young people […]

Angelina Jolie’s intense method of casting children is being slammed as cruel and unnecessary

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Number of children expelled from English schools hits 35 a day

The number of permanent exclusions from schools in England has gone up, with the equivalent of 35 children being expelled every school day, according to government figures. Almost, 6,700 children were permanently excluded from all primary, secondary and special schools in 2015/16, meaning the rate of expulsions has risen every year since 2012/13. Chart showing […]

Customized Toy Cars Help Children With Disabilities

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What Should Europe Do With the Children of ISIS?

The boy’s story was recounted to me by Mr. Koehler, who was asked to devise a reintegration strategy after that disastrous attempt to get him back into school. Mr. Koehler would not disclose the Western European country where the boy lives. Photo A displaced Syrian child and her mother, who fled the countryside surrounding the […]

Camp celebrates 10 years of helping children battling cancer

PAULINE, S.C. (AP) – When Tom Russell first began putting Camp Victory together 10 years ago, he never imagined it would grow into what it is now. Russell, co-creator of the camp and co-founder of The Children’s Security Blanket, knew that the kids being served by the local nonprofit needed a place to just be […]

‘A children’s crisis’: now 80% of all kids in Yemen are in need

Children are bearing the brunt of the conflict in Yemen, with 80% in desperate need of aid and 2 million suffering from acute malnutrition, the UN has warned. The impact of war and hunger on the country’s 12.5 million young people has been compounded by what the directors of the World Health Organization, the UN […]

Art therapy best practices for children with autism

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