No children deprived of liberty
No children deprived of liberty
Children do not belong behind bars. Children should go to school.

Support the Global Study on Children Deprived of Liberty

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No children deprived of liberty
End violence against children
End violence against children
Yearly 500 million to 1,5 billion children endure some form of violence.

Advocating for the inclusion of violence against children in the UN post 2015 agenda.

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End violence against children
28th session of the Human Rights Council
28th session of the Human Rights Council
2-27 March: with sessions on different children’s rights topics.

Side event organised by Defence for Children International during the 28th session of the Human Rights Council

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28th session of the Human Rights Council
35 years of Defence for Children
35 years of Defence for Children
Defence for Children International has grown to 47 national sections worldwide.

Celebrating Achievements and Recognising Challenges

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35 years of Defence for Children

Defence for Children International is an independent non-governmental organisation that has been promoting and protecting children’s rights on a global, regional, national and local level for 35 years.

Defence for Children International is represented through its national sections and associated members in 47 countries worldwide, and an International Secretariat based in Geneva, Switzerland.

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Focus

Call for Ceasefire in Yemen

Defence for Children International is calling for a ceasefire in Yemen in conjunction with a statement released by Yemen Center for Human Rights on Monday 20 April. Yemen has been suffering continuous airstrikes since March 26. Despite the reasons behind … Continued

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