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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20 Nov, 2017, 09:00 GMT Nord Anglia Education Students Take Over the United Nations for World Children's Day

Nord Anglia Education students around the world have come together to raise awareness of children's rights and the Sustainable Development Goals by...


20 Nov, 2017, 09:00 GMT Elena Baturina's Think-tank BE OPEN Launches a Global Open Call Together with the Mayor's Fund for London

BE OPEN, a creative think-tank founded by the international entrepreneur and philanthropist Elena Baturina, is launching its next global open call...


15 Nov, 2017, 14:11 GMT Mercy Corps: UN's Global Compact On Refugees Must Address Needs Of Young People

New UN initiative presents an important opportunity to safeguard and empower a future generation The global organization Mercy Corps urges...


15 Nov, 2017, 08:00 GMT Innovative DIY Splicing Scooter as Christmas Gift from Parents is Launched by Fascol

Fascol is delighted to announce the launch of its innovative and fascinating product named DIY Lego Splicing Scooter. Fascol is focused on the...


14 Nov, 2017, 14:00 GMT Global Organic Baby Food Market to Reach $11,592 Million by 2023 - Allied Market Research

According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, "Organic Baby Food Market by Product and Mode of sale: Global Opportunity...


09 Nov, 2017, 20:15 GMT Ronald S. Lauder Foundation Celebrates 30 Years of Jewish Education and Community Building in Eastern and Central Europe

Leading voices in academia, philanthropy and diplomacy come together to celebrate the Foundation's work to revitalize European Jewry On...


09 Nov, 2017, 19:37 GMT ILO Postpones Decision on Partnerships to Eliminate Child Labor in Tobacco

JTI Calls for Continued Coordinated Approach in the Interest of Tobacco Growing Communities JTI (Japan Tobacco International) commends the...


09 Nov, 2017, 09:38 GMT Shrewsbury International School Opens Second Campus in Bangkok with US$78 Million Investment

Integrates Thai language and Mandarin Chinese teaching into core curriculum Shrewsbury International School Bangkok, today, announced that it...


08 Nov, 2017, 13:00 GMT Global Baby Drinks Market Expected to Reach $41,616 Million by 2023 - Allied Market Research

According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, Baby Drinks Market by Product, Application, and Distribution Channel:...


06 Nov, 2017, 06:00 GMT Entertainment One's Daddy Pig Joins Movember Fundraising Campaign

Entertainment One (eOne) unveils images of Daddy Pig, the much loved character from preschool TV series Peppa Pig, who is supporting this year's...


01 Nov, 2017, 10:00 GMT Yoto, a Family Designed 'Clever Speaker', Launches on Kickstarter and is set to Revolutionise the way Children Listen and Learn

Highly anticipated launch is live at kck.st/2l57upq Yoto, a clever speaker for kids, is designed entirely by a team of experienced entrepreneurs...


24 Oct, 2017, 16:23 BST Introducing iguacu: A First-of-its-Kind Nonprofit Service for Effective and Easy Global Giving

From Syria to South Sudan, iguacu Unleashes the Public's Potential to Help the World's Most Desperate Do you ever feel powerless when...


23 Oct, 2017, 10:30 BST Children Bikes Market Driven by Rising Demand From Consumer Goods Industries: Radiant Insights, Inc.

The Global Children Bikes Market is estimated to develop at a substantial CAGR in the years to come. The online trading of children bikes is...


19 Oct, 2017, 19:23 BST Mercy Corps Provides Urgent Assistance to Raqqa's Civilians

Global organization anticipates continued humanitarian crisis as military operations end With the city of Raqqa in Syria retaken from ISIS,...


19 Oct, 2017, 16:18 BST Russians Win JuniorSkills School Children Championship in Abu Dhabi

Russian school children won three gold medals at the international presentation JuniorSkills competition, held under the WorldSkills Abu Dhabi...


17 Oct, 2017, 12:30 BST The KIND Foundation will connect one million students through a new technology platform called "Empatico"

$20 million initiative will help kids discover what life is like for their peers around the world The KIND Foundation, started by KIND...


17 Oct, 2017, 00:01 BST UK Launch of Maxi-Cosi's World First Child's Car Seat with Built-in Airbags

Thanks to new technologies, the standard car safety measure for adults is now available for toddlers. With the development of the Maxi-Cosi Air...


16 Oct, 2017, 18:40 BST Research by Kellogg's and YouGov Reveals Parents are Sacrificing Meals and Turning to Charities to Feed Families

- World Food Day (16 October) research by YouGov with a sample size of over 8,000 people in France, Germany, Spain & Italy...


12 Oct, 2017, 18:46 BST Sierra Leone First Lady and BEINGMATE Launch Donation Project for Africa Children

Sierra Leone's First Lady, Mrs. Sia Nyama Koroma and Chinese Company-BEINGMATE together launched a milk powder donation project to promote the...


12 Oct, 2017, 15:30 BST Empowering a Girl Child Through Education

Marthal dropped out of school when she was in the eighth standard, owing not only to extremely poor infrastructural facilities but also terrible...


12 Oct, 2017, 07:30 BST Empowering a Girl Child Through Education

Marthal dropped out of school when she was in the eighth standard, owing not only to extremely poor infrastructural facilities but also terrible...


12 Oct, 2017, 03:30 BST Empowering a Girl Child Through Education

Marthal dropped out of school when she was in the eighth standard, owing not only to extremely poor infrastructural facilities but also terrible...


11 Oct, 2017, 11:00 BST The Wedding Gallery Partners with Brides do Good to Join the Movement in Eradicating Child Marriage

Today, on International Day of the Girl, The Wedding Gallery [http://www.the-weddinggallery.com] - the world's first upscale wedding department...


10 Oct, 2017, 00:01 BST One in 10 Brits Think Homeless People are Beyond Help According to New End Youth Homelessness Survey

World Homelessness Day Tuesday Oct 10th - World Homeless Day is on October 10th and new survey data looks at the nation's attitudes...


06 Oct, 2017, 13:00 BST Smile Train Celebrates World Smile Day®, a Day Devoted to Smiles and Acts of Kindness

Smile Train Invites Everyone Around the World to Join the Celebration Today, people all over the world will be celebrating World Smile Day®....