Kurdish wedding dress, Van, Turkey.
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Gülmay Gümüşhan is fighting to end child marriage in Turkey, one business at a time.
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He has approached the police commissioner for action against Ryan International School management.
Let's declare war on child sexual abuse and trafficking.
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Ivanka Trump's declared mission to "empower women who work" is a welcome element in the Trump administration. As a woman with a desk in the White House and the founder of an international corporation,...
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"It robbed me of who I could have been."
A displaced Iraqi girl who fled from her home with her family walks outside Hammam al-Alil camp south of Mosul, Iraq April 14, 2017. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
Grandmother was also arrested for aiding and abetting the crime.
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The fourth time 12-year-old Mohammed Mowaffaq tried to escape from Mosul, Iraq, fighters captured him and held a knife to his neck, threatening his life, he says. "My mother cried and begged them not...
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India is ratifying two ILO conventions against child labour.
Survivors of child sexual abuse take years to speak up. In the eyes of the Indian law, that’s often too late.
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Be aware and warn your kids.
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The minor is said to be seriously ill.
Female genital mutilation is an internationally recognized violation of the human rights of girls. In the United States, it's considered a federal sex crime. For Dawoodi Bohras, a small, insular sect...
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Several people took to social media to express outrage after the award show he was hosting.
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Instead of buying cigarettes with the money, the child bought toffees for himself.
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NEW YORK ― Days after Melania Trump presented courage awards to 13 women working for gender equity around the globe, President Donald Trump's administration halted all U.S. grants to the United Nation...
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GUATEMALA CITY, March 8 (Reuters) - At least 19 people were killed in a fire on Wednesday in a Guatemalan home for abused children, a spokesman for firefighters said. The Virgen de Asuncion home is in...
There's evidence of the Church's complicity.
The other accused, a minor, is yet to be questioned.
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The accused is the victim's 16-year-old neighbour.
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The victim could have been sexually abused before being set ablaze.
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Ashton Kutcher testified at a hearing at the Senate Foreign Relations Committee in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday in the hopes of ending modern slavery and human trafficking. .@SenJohnMcCain: "Ashto...
According to police, the accused has been caught on previous occasions trying to assault minors at the school.
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The accused has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting several minor girls in east Delhi.
She was left to bleed in a park after the heinous act.