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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

A Child Employed is a Future Destroyed

Our society has suddenly discovered Tayyaba, a ten year old girl, who was brutally tortured by none other than the wife of Additional Sessions & District Judge of Islamabad, God knows how many times and for what. The “what” part is easier to answer: Tayyaba is poor and it is the right of everybody who ...

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CRM lauds govt for enactment of laws related to child rights
Child labour: lack of coherent reforms in Pakistan
Ayesha emphasises on vaccinating every missed child
Civil society declares child labour as worst form of slavery
Family of child labour victim seeks protection
SPARC urges CM to release Rs1m for 13-year old boy treatment
Pakistan 24th worst country to experience childhood
Support at home and in school tied to resilience in child refugees
With climate change driving child marriage risks, Bangladesh fights back
Abused children find Japan’s shelters provide little comfort
Babies at risk of 'adoption by stealth', family charity warns
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Human Rights Council concludes thirty-fifth session after adopting 35 resolutions, a decision and a Presidential Statement


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