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Thursday 12 March 2015

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Children celebrate the 25th anniversary of UNCRC

With the completion of 25 years of UNCRC, Save the Children conducts children-driven activities across Pakistan. Syed Abdul Baseer, CRG Officer writes about one of such activity held in Battagram Khyber Pukhtunkhwa.

Thursday 12 March 2015

Child protection, rights and the Illegal detention of children in Sindh

An intriguing piece on state of child rights in Sindh. Iqbal Ditho takes on the illegal detention of Children.

Thursday 12 March 2015

Government urged to implement Universal Periodic Review (UPR) recommendations

By Adnan Sajid, Provincial Manager Advocacy & Campaigns, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

The Universal Periodic Review (UPR) is often demonstrated as one of the Human Rights Council’s success stories. It can have an impact when countries want to listen, learn from each other and improve their human rights situation. Under the UPR, the Human Rights Council examines the human, child, women, minority and labour rights situation in a country every four years.

Tuesday 2 December 2014

UNCRC25: Spreading the message of child rights-- by Khawaja Yasir, Advocacy & Campaigns Officer

UNCRC Coming of an Age: Spreading the message of child rights
Contributed by: Yasir Khawaja, Advocacy & Campaigns Officer

Monday 10 November 2014

"Fronting the truth for 352,400 children dying each year in Pakistan"--By Meena Gabeena; Senior Officer Communications

"The situation of Pakistan is currently worse than that in much of sub-Saharan Africa. This is a life and death crisis for many but also causes impaired development with long-term effects."
Meena Gabeena, Senior Officer Communications looks into the grim picture the state of Child affairs depicts in Pakistan

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