Children This section contains news on matters concerning children, covering childhood health and education issues around the world. Find releases relating to developmental and educational research, reports on children’s social issues, such as bullying, learning disabilities, poverty, and behavioural issues. Also included are stories on anti-smoking, alcohol and drug campaigns aimed at children and youth, and legislation regarding child welfare and protection.

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17 Jul, 2018, 13:00 BST The 2018 WISE Awards Winners Announced

The WISE Awards recognize six innovative education initiatives from Nigeria, China, USA, Pakistan, South Africa and Canada The World...


17 Jul, 2018, 08:00 BST ACCESS Bank Cup Polo Supporting UNICEF

Access Private Bank Polo Day at Guards Polo Club $2.2million - N800m raised to provide schooling for 2000 children in new classrooms over the...


17 Jul, 2018, 07:00 BST World Life Experience Ambassadors Develop Social Work in the World

Ambassadors Arianny Orellanes from Florida(USA), America Pastor Catalan from Madrid, Hugo Piñón from Galicia, Gemma Longoria from...


13 Jul, 2018, 23:44 BST Spin Master Leverages an Emerging Trend with the Addition of Fuggler to its Brand Portfolio

Funny, ugly monsters contribute to Spin Master's global growth strategy Spin Master Corp. (TSX:TOY; www.spinmaster.com), a leading global...


13 Jul, 2018, 14:56 BST Electrolux Introduces Toolkit With Worldchefs and AIESEC to Teach Children About Sustainable Eating

A playful toolkit has been developed by Worldchefs and AIESEC with the support of the Electrolux Food Foundation to educate school children about...


13 Jul, 2018, 06:09 BST Nord Anglia Education Students Raise Focus on Sustainability Issues at the High-level Political Forum in New York

Nord Anglia students share their ideas on making the world a better place with government officials in New York City Forum serves as the main...


12 Jul, 2018, 08:00 BST Helsinki Cup Started With a World Record Attempt - Is This the Biggest Team Photo Ever?

Helsinki Cup, the Finland based junior football tournament, kicked off on Monday July 9th in grand style. The highlight of Monday evening's...


11 Jul, 2018, 01:15 BST African Bicycle Contribution Foundation Contributes its 290th Bamboo Bicycle, at Girls Model School, in Nabdam District, Upper East Region, Ghana

The African Bicycle Contribution Foundation (ABCF), a U.S.-based 501(c)3 non-profit corporation, today announced that it has recently distributed...


09 Jul, 2018, 12:31 BST Nord Anglia Education Celebrates 94 Percent Pass Rate on IB Diploma

Exceptional pass rate highlights significant opportunities for students studying at a Nord Anglia Education school Nord Anglia Education...


09 Jul, 2018, 10:16 BST London's Community and Business Leaders of Tomorrow to Bid for Funds From The Mayor's Fund for London and BE OPEN's City Pitch Project

Secondary school pupils from six London schools are set to present their community-spirited ideas at City Hall in the finale of this academic...


04 Jul, 2018, 15:08 BST School Principal Tears Up Script to Give Another Surprise Performance Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Monkton Combe School

The Principal of Monkton Combe School, who hit the headlines last year when he broke into song during his annual speech to pupils, has stunned...


03 Jul, 2018, 23:26 BST Sea Tutors Launches Search for Private Tutor to Join Family on Yacht for Summer Holiday Placement 2018

Sea Tutors, a specialist division of the leading private tutoring company Tutors International, has posted the new vacancy on behalf of a family...


02 Jul, 2018, 16:12 BST LGfL and Avantis Education Announce Strategic Partnership

LGfL and Avantis are delighted to announce a strategic partnership to accelerate Virtual and Augmented Reality learning across nearly 3,000...


29 Jun, 2018, 08:52 BST Harrow Beijing Y13 Graduates Secure Seats at World's Top Universities

The 23 graduates of the class of 2018 from Harrow Beijing, affiliated with the historic Harrow School London, have received 97 offers from 45 of...


28 Jun, 2018, 10:00 BST Primary Financial Education Programme Kickstart Money Visits Westminster as Independent Report Declares It a Success

Kickstart Money, a pioneering financial education programme specially designed for children of primary school age, has been found to be effective...


28 Jun, 2018, 09:00 BST The Royal Mint Launches a Set of Coins Featuring Paddington™ the Friendly Peruvian Bear

The Royal Mint has revealed two new commemorative coins to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Paddington Bear's first adventure in A Bear Called...


27 Jun, 2018, 21:15 BST Jazz Pharmaceuticals Announces FDA Acceptance of Supplemental New Drug Application for Xyrem® (sodium oxybate) to Treat Cataplexy and Excessive Daytime Sleepiness in Pediatric Narcolepsy Patients

Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: JAZZ) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) accepted for priority review its...


27 Jun, 2018, 09:00 BST Buttercups, Bumble Bees and Beatles. New Research by Sudocrem Reveals Our Children Are Out of Touch With Nature

Playing outside and discovering the world of nature is part of growing up - or is it? Do children still push aside logs to see what's crawling...


27 Jun, 2018, 08:30 BST Volvo Construction Equipment and LEGO® Technic Team Up With Children to Create an Autonomous Concept Wheel Loader of the Future

Now it becomes a LEGO® set paving the way for real life construction machines Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) and LEGO® Technic...


22 Jun, 2018, 07:00 BST The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus Announces Come Together Amsterdam, European Summer Tour

Presented by Neutrik, OWC, Genelec, SAE and Popsport, Come Together Amsterdam looks to the future of technology, art and education with workshops,...


22 Jun, 2018, 06:17 BST Feihe Dairy Amazed the Global Dairy Congress as the Only Guest Speaker for Infant Milk Powder Producers

According to a report by People's Daily on June 20, the 12th Global Dairy Congress, a remarkable event for dairy industry, was held in Warsaw,...


19 Jun, 2018, 14:00 BST Unilever Calls on Content Creators and Distributors to Eradicate Stereotypes

Multi-million-dollar content partnerships with pop group NOW UNITED and Cartoon Network kick-off new era of Unilever's industry-leading...


18 Jun, 2018, 14:00 BST Tutor Doctor Prepares for UK Growth with Canapés and Cocktails Events for Franchise Prospects

The leading in-home tutoring franchise aims to award 30 franchises in 2018, hosts events in London, Manchester, Birmingham and Bristol...


15 Jun, 2018, 18:23 BST 211 Countries and Regions Took Part in the Sixth International Football for Friendship Children's Forum and the FIFA World Cup Opening Ceremony

The Sixth International Football for Friendship Children's Forum was held in Moscow as a part of the Gazprom International Children's social...


15 Jun, 2018, 15:54 BST Mayor's Fund for London and Elena Baturina's Be Open Highlight Creativity and Business Acumen of the Capital's School Children

City Hall played host to children from six London schools seeking essential funding for their community projects as part of the Mayor's Fund for...