Liberia has been in a nearly constant state of civil war for 14 years. This has taken an enormous toll on the lives of Liberian children, adolescents and all civilians. Throughout the years of civil war and especially during the 2003 War, thousands of Liberian children have been victims of killings, rape and sexual assault, abduction, torture, forced labor,forced recruitment into fighting forces and displacement and other violations by warring factions.
International Labour Organization (ILO) and International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour (IPEC)
The manual is divided into different sessions, each dealing with a topic that is relevant for counseling trafficked youth. Each session describes in detail the activities to be conducted and all the materials needed, transparencies for giving lectures and handouts for additional reading materials for the participants.
Animus Association Foundation is a women`s non-governmental organisation created to help victims of violence in Bulgaria. The team of the Foundation consists of clinical psychologists, psychotherapists, and social workers.
Somach, AbouZeid, USAID
While social protection mechanisms played an important role in the recent reduction of child poverty levels, the country’s fiscal crisis jeopardizes their sustainability. The presidential electoral campaign initiated towards the latter part of 2017 underscores the risk that accompanies the populist trends to Costa Rica´s historical commitment to human rights and equity.
The goal of this project is to collect information from individual organizations in a data base and to give access to this information via Internet. In this data base you will find Associations, NGOs, State Institutions, international Institutions and dedicated private persons, who fight for the rights of children and young people.
Human rights Watch
President Rodrigo Duterte has plunged the Philippines into its worst human rights crisis since the dictatorship of Ferdinand Marcos in the 1970s and 1980s. His “war on drugs,” launched after he took office in June 2016, has claimed an estimated 12,000 lives of primarily poor urban dwellers, including children.
Implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women by Nicaragua – Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women – Twenty-fifth session – 2-20 July 2001 (35 pages, .pdf, for historical reference)
Implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women by Vietnam
– Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women – 25th session 2-20 – June 2001