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Boys are more likely to face violence than girls
The event witnessed joining the global movement “Go Blue for every child” by turning the Great Pyramid, the Pyramid of Khufu, a wonder of the Ancient and the Modern times, into blue as a symbolic stand for child rights.
Minister of Social Solidarity ordered provision of child with psychological, social rehabilitation
Child in first grade of primary stage was photographed crying to his teacher to let him sleep
The campaign’s long term plans to strengthen child protection mechanisms through child protection committees in different governorates; says UNICEF representative in Egypt
“Dance him to heaven” were the sad mother’s, Marwa Kennawy, last words, lamenting her 14-year-old only child, Youssef, paying him farewell for the last time before burying him
The prime suspect is a student from Fayoum
Tooth decay occurs when sticky carbohydrates and sugars, such as bread, cakes, candy, toffee, and so on, stick to your teeth for a long duration long of time
Investigations officials should be brought to trial; law prohibits charging children under 12 years old, says head of children’s defence at Lawyers Syndicate
Children were politically exploited in promotion for candidates, NCMC report says
The higher you go with age, the more cases you find of girls who have undergone FGM, says Coalition Against FGM director Randa Fakhr El-Din
Ministry of Interior published photograph of arrested minor next to improvised firearms he is accused of manufacturing
In the introduction of her best-selling autobiography “A Stolen Life”, in which she wrote about the prolonged sexual assault she encountered during her abduction and the stolen years of her life, with outstanding strength and hope.
At least 5,500 children are missing since 2014, exposed to trafficking, rape and murder
Egyptian law sets marriage age for women at 16, however constitution define children as under 18
Alongside father, the minor is charged with attacking public facilities and security forces
Security forces inspecting the area afterwards found two similar explosive devices and dismantled them
Following a controversial Al Masry Al Youm editorial about a Brazilian programme to kill street children, nonprofits share solutions to homelessness that don’t involve getting out the guns
AUC seminar examines causes and solutions to child marriage
Children’s rights groups monitor dozens of violations over two days of voting
Two groups express concern regarding two separate incidents of child exploitation
This group of young footballers, 18 to be exact, have all had experience of living on the streets, but for almost a year now, have been regularly training with one eye on Rio de Janeiro, where the Street Child World Cup will kick off on 27 March 2014.
Student was arrested near school; detained for one day
Eight-year-old Rawan was said to have died last week from internal haemorrhaging after sexual intercourse on her wedding night, after having been married to a man in his 40s in the northeastern province of Hajja.
According to the report, issued ahead of the World Day Against Child Labour on 12 June, the number of working children between the ages of five and 17 is 1.59m, or 9.3% of all children.