21 JUNE: film screening and debate
21 JUNE: film screening and debate
Screening of "Standing Tall", in the presence of the screenwriter, followed by a debate

21 JUNE 2016: Join us for the screening of "Standing Tall" followed by a debate on justice for children

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21 JUNE: film screening and debate
Global Study on Children Deprived of Liberty - Join the NGO Panel
Global Study on Children Deprived of Liberty - Join the NGO Panel

GLOBAL STUDY ON CHILDREN DEPRIVED OF LIBERTY #GSCDL

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Global Study on Children Deprived of Liberty - Join the NGO Panel
Children's Rights Behind Bars
Children's Rights Behind Bars
1st Practical Guide on the Monitoring of Child Detention Facilities

PRACTICAL GUIDE: Monitoring places where children are deprived of liberty

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Children's Rights Behind Bars
Empowering Girls: Learning What Works
Empowering Girls: Learning What Works
Lessons learnt from the Girl Power Project

NEW REPORT: Lessons learnt from the Girl Power Programme 2011-2015

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Empowering Girls: Learning What Works

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"I was waiting for recess. Diary of a child in detention" wins the Justice for Children Award
JFC Award: the results are in
27 May 2016
« I was waiting for recess. Diary of a child in detention » wins the first edition of the Justice for Children Award
DCI in Buenos Aires for seminar on child detention
Seminar on child detention
19 May 2016
DCI in Buenos Aires to present the practical guide on the monitoring of child detention facilities.
DCI-Palestine and OMCT issue report on Israeli military detention of children
Detention of Palestinian children
26 April 2016
DCI-Palestine and OMCT submit report to CAT on abuses against Palestinian children in Israeli military detention.
Roundtable on the rights of children and the world drug problem @UNGASS
Roundtable discussion @UNGASS
18 April 2016
DCI participated in a roundtable today on children's rights and the world drug problem @ UNGASS2016
Children's rights and the world drug problem @UNGASS
Children's rights and drugs @UNGASS
31 March 2016
Read our statement on protecting children in the world drug problem for the UN General Assembly's Special Session.
Girls Advocacy Alliance : a new initiative to give power to girls
Project: Girls' Advocacy Alliance
23 March 2016
DCI launched a new project to promote equal rights for girls and young women in Africa and Asia.

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