Protection of children
Sexually-abused children are among European youngsters whose suffering is being exacerbated by failings in the justice system, a ground-breaking new report…
Germany is on the frontline of controversial debate that has put European governments in a quandary – whether to recognise child marriage.
Child sexual abuse is a global problem, which is why police around the world are working to identify and rescue the victims.
We spoke to the man who heads INTERPOL's Vulnerable Communities unit, Mick Moran about the challenges of policing child sex abuse online.
In Ambohidratimo, a town some 15 kilometres from the Madagascan capital, a reintegration centre receives 150 children and teenagers night and day.
The English Football Association has launched an independent internal inquiry into allegations of sexual abuse by coaching staff against youth players, amid fears of a wide scale cover…
Opposition and rights groups have said the legislation could allow men accused of sexually abusing girls to avoid punishment.
Turkey's ruling AK Party comes under fire for proposing a law critics say legitimises rape in some cases.
Greece's Migration Minister has denounced the Visegrad Four for 'refusing to participate' in the relocation of migrant minors.
A new report from UNICEF unearths some shocking figures on the extent of the damage air pollution is doing to children all over the world
Moscow has denied it was responsible for the attack in Idlib.
British and French authorities have begun the process of registering unaccompanied minors with relatives in Britain for transfer to the UK.
Crystal Mees lost her son Bryson in an accidental shooting incident.
It’s the magic moment that people will remember for the rest of their lives – the day they pledge their undying love for each other in front of their nearest and…
A video of a boy sitting dazed and bloodied in the back of an ambulance after surviving an airstrike in Aleppo has highlighted the desperation of the Syrian civil war and the struggle for control of t
At the annual National Circus Festival in Kabul, members of the Mobile Mini Circus for Children (MMCC) are entertaining Kabul residents with a mix of juggling, acrobatics and…
Scottish police have identified more than 500 victims or potential victims of online child sex abuse.
Record numbers of migrant children are arriving on their own to Europe and elsewhere, leaving them vulnerable to exploitation by traffickers, it has been…
The decision comes two days after elite forces set up on the outskirts, preparing for what would be the most ambitious attempt to oust the extremist group since ISIL overran much of the city in June 2
At least 20,000 children are trapped inside the besieged Iraqi city of Falluja as government forces battle to recapture it from ISIL.
A war of words has erupted in Albania over who’s to blame after five orphanage workers were arrested for abusing children at a shelter in…
Born stateless, nowhere they can truely call home. Fifty thousand Syrians have been born without papers in Lebanon according to the United Nations
Nearly 90,000 unaccompanied children claimed asylum in the EU last year, according to official figures. 2015 saw a sharp rise on the number of
Author says women are being kidnapped, used as sex slaves and impregnated solely to boost ISIL's future manpower