hide message

Hello! Welcome to the Resource Centre.

We hope you find our free tools and resources useful. Did you know we also work directly with community advocates, providing them with the skills and resources to document corporate human rights abuses and effectively communicate with business?

This is only possible through generous donations from people like you.

Please consider supporting our work.

Thank you,
Phil Bloomer, Executive Director

Donate now hide message

Latest news on Children

Get RSS feed of these results

Related stories and components

Article
7 October 2014

USA: Tobacco Growers Association of North Carolina implements new child labour policy

Author: Human Rights Watch

"US: Tobacco Group Adopts Child Labour Protections", 2 Oct 2014...

Read more

Article
24 September 2014

India: UNICEF partners with industry to tackle abuse & trafficking of children in tea communities

Author: UNICEF

"Ground-breaking new tea partnership to tackle abuse and trafficking in Indian tea communities",...

Read more

Story
7 September 2014

UNICEF & ITU release guidelines for information & communications technology sector on protecting children online

Joint initiative by the International Telecommunication Union and UNICEF.

See full story

Report
4 September 2014

UN questions Morocco over impact of privatization in education on right to education

Author: The Global Initiative for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

...the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) questioned Morocco about its policy of privatising education and appeared to regret the absence of a satisfactory response from the government...The members of the CRC raised serious...

Read more

Item
31 August 2014

Turkey: Syrian refugees trigger child labour boom in Turkey

Author: Constanze Letsch, Guardian (UK)

Thousands of young refugees are missing out on school to support families left destitute after fleeing the fighting in Syria... According to the UN high commissioner for refugees (UNHCR), about half the million Syrian refugees currently living in...

Read more

Article
2 July 2014

Kenya: Toxic Lead Threatening Lives [Includes video]

Author: Human Rights Watch

Thousands of people in a poor urban district outside Mombasa face serious health consequences from toxic lead from a battery recycling plant...Human Rights Watch released a film, Kenya: Factory Poisons Community, documenting the health and...

Read more

Article
24 June 2014

[PDF] Forced Labour in Nothern Ireland: An Update

Author: Joseph Rowntree Foundation

This research updates a 2011 study for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation called Forced labour in Northern Ireland. It investigates the prevalence of forced labour over the past few years and looks at how the issue is being addressed. The research: finds...

Read more

Article
23 June 2014

Children and finance

Author: Guardian Sustainable Business Hub

A weekly focus exploring the role of financial literacy in children's economic well-being. [Includes: Poll on whether children learn about money and finance at school, articles on "Financial education for children a powerful agent for change", "Banks...

Read more

Story
23 June 2014

Guardian & UNICEF launch weekly focus on children & finance

See full story

Article
23 June 2014

This Week - Guardian Sustainable Hub Weekly Focus: Children & Finance

Author: Guardian Sustainable Hub & UNICEF

The financial sector has an opportunity to make a difference for children. Building on what it means for businesses to respect and support children’s rights, the Guardian Sustainable Business, in collaboration with UNICEF, is dedicating an entire...

Read more