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Society for the Protection of the Rights of the Child  
 
A world in which children are valued and empowered and their rights promoted and protected
           
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 ...

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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 ... 

 

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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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Student`s killing in Burewala Family pleads for action against teachers
   
Information Issues
   
1.5 million children out of school in KP: report
   
Household air pollution affecting children's health in Karachi
   
Boy’s death in rally: Let police probe take its course, inquiry body suggests to govt
   
No clue of two teenage girls missing since last October
   
Breastfeeding helpful in curtailing neonatal deaths
   
Marie Adelaide Leprosy Centre mourns loss of Dr Ruth Pfau
   
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Poverty forces child soldiers into endlessly replenishing Afghan Taliban ranks
   
They should be much bigger': the heavy toll of hunger on Madagascar's children
   
Disagreeing about babies’ bedtime creates tension between parents – and may even lead to divorce
   
Anger over death of 64 children at hospital that ran out of oxygen
   
Why children’s authors are taking on the refugee crisis
   
Type 2 diabetes rise in children 'disturbing'
   
Support at home and in school tied to resilience in child refugees
   
 
 
 

 

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