Guide: What rights do children have?

Guide: What rights do children have?

To mark 800 years since the Magna Carta was signed, Newsround is looking at what rights children have today. In 1215 the Magna Carta was created to set out a list of basic rules about how the country would be run. It was the first time that ordinary people were protected by rights. Now, all over the world children are protected by a special set of More...

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Fighting modern slavery is the mission for all, by all
By IntDevCommunities On Monday, June 8th, 2015
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Fighting modern slavery is the mission for all, by all

“We congratulate for the progress and renew our commitment to rid the world of all forms of slavery.” This was the inscription by IOM Director General William Lacy Swing, on Friday 5 June, on a panel symbolizing More...

How technology helped us expose war crimes in Nigeria
By IntDevCommunities On Friday, June 5th, 2015
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How technology helped us expose war crimes in Nigeria

With citizen journalism and the availability of new technologies growing exponentially, human rights investigators are able to locate and review evidence of war crimes and crimes against humanity at a speed never More...

Why girls' roles in pastoralist communities matter during times of drought
By IntDevCommunities On Friday, June 5th, 2015
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Why girls’ roles in pastoralist communities matter during times of drought

On Earth Day, new research from the global humanitarian organisation Mercy Corps shows the unique role pastoralist girls play in the face of extreme weather events, and why they should be prioritised. Spring brings More...

By IntDevCommunities On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015
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Africa: Mugabe Is Pan-Africanism’s Worst Enemy

Zimbabwe’s president, Robert Mugabe, is well-known as a pan-African icon. However Waza blogger, Philani Nyoni, believes that this reputation is undeserved. If Africa is committed to PAN Africanism, they did More...

To improve your country’s skills system, turn it upside down
By IntDevCommunities On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015
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To improve your country’s skills system, turn it upside down

We all know job requirements are rapidly changing, and it has become dangerously easy for citizens to fall behind in their skills and employability. The European Training Foundation’s Torino Process monitors More...

What can soccer tactics tell us about the limitations of planning and logframes?
By IntDevCommunities On Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015
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What can soccer tactics tell us about the limitations of planning and logframes?

Universal outrage over Fifagate reflects the fact that football/soccer is fast becoming a universal institution (at least for the Logframes as Route One male half of the universe), creating some useful common reference More...

Vanuatu: No ordinary homecoming – the Mataso community reunited
By IntDevCommunities On Wednesday, May 27th, 2015
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Vanuatu: No ordinary homecoming – the Mataso community reunited

13 May 2015, Mataso island, Vanuatu: Mataso residents help their relatives disembark, after Tropical Cyclone Pam forced them to spend almost two months away from their island home. © OCHA/Yaëlle Link 2015Mataso More...

How does Gender change the way we think about Power?
By IntDevCommunities On Wednesday, May 27th, 2015
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How does Gender change the way we think about Power?

I can’t attend the next get together of the Thinking and Working Politically network in Bangkok next month because of a prior commitment to speak at DFID’s East Kilbride office (ah, the glamour of the aid biz….). More...

Fostering a Sense of Belonging Key in Preventing Youth Violence
By IntDevCommunities On Thursday, May 21st, 2015
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Fostering a Sense of Belonging Key in Preventing Youth Violence

What do violent street gangs in the United States and Central America and extremist groups in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa have in common? The answer to that question — which violence prevention researchers More...


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