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Chairperson's Message

Children in Pakistan have to cope with a plethora of challenges; lack of access to education coupled with low learning levels; poor health conditions; a near absence of protection for destitute and vulnerable children; early and forced marriages; dismissal conditions in juvenile jails; trafficking; exploitation and continued employment in hazardous occupations ...

ED's Corner

The State of Pakistan’s Children. , SPARC has been producing this for 18 years now. Kudos to the Research team!! I asked them how they have managed to stay mentally stable while compiling the data and more significantly analyzing it. Because just while reviewing and editing the draft, I could not sleep for weeks. And how could I after reading of 493 cases of violence against children ... 


AJ's Corner

Honor Killing & the New Amendments

On October 6, 2016, the Parliament in a joint session passed the Criminal Law (Amendment) (Offenses in the name or pretext of Honor) Act, 2016. The law comes into force once signed by the President of Pakistan; it however fails to state if it applies to the whole of Pakistan or not. The Government of Pakistan and ...

Abdul Sattar Edhi (1928-2016)

Co-ordination meeting between child rights organizations / Govt Institutions & Sindh Police
No legal, psychological help provided to victims of Swat child abuse scandal

Pakistani teen was still breathing when set on fire, report says

Children rights have never been priority: World Day Against Child Labor:

States Move Toward Treating 17-Year-Old Offenders as Juveniles, Not Adults
Ending Child Labor: The Dirty Business of Cleaning Up Supply Chains
UN removes Saudi-led coalition from child rights blacklist
Around 50 Dead as Missiles Hit Medical Centers and Schools in Syrian Towns
10,000 Child Refugees Are Missing
U.N. Investigating Fresh Central Africa Rape Allegations


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