Rights / Gender
Child Rights
New York, Oct 19 (JEN): Seven out of 10 primary school students in the Central African Republic (CAR) have not returned to school since the conflict started in December 2012, according to a recent survey by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and partners. more
UN marks International Day of the girl child

New York, Oct 12 (JEN): Marking International Day of the Girl Child, senior United Nations officials Friday highlighted the power of innovation to get more girls in classrooms and improve th ...

UN seeks urgent action to eradicate child labour by 2016

New York, Oct 9 (JEN): A United Nations senior official on Tuesday warned that if countries do not step up their efforts, they would fall short of reaching the agreed target of eradicating c ...

UN seek ways to stop online child abuse

New York, Sept 28 (JEN): Experts from the fields of law enforcement, research and academia gathered this week at a United Nations meeting in Vienna to find ways to combat the exploitation o ...