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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06:00 GMT Britannica launches "Curiosity Day" to Empower your mind, Embolden your heart, and Discover your Curiosity

Encyclopaedia Britannica, which yesterday marked its 250th anniversary and 25 years on the Internet, kicked off its second quarter of a millennium...


00:01 GMT SThree Raises £1 Million for SOS Children's Villages Charity to Support Underprivileged Children

STEM's leading recruiter, SThree plc, has raised £1m to support underprivileged children with programmes designed to help their dream futures become...


10 Dec, 2018, 08:00 GMT As Fever in Children Reaches Peak Levels, Research From Nurofen Reveals the Hidden and Wide-reaching Impact That Loss of Sleep in Children With Pain or Fever Can Have

Fever and pain in children can lead to lost or disrupted sleep, anxiety among the family and days of nursery, school or work missed due to illness1...


05 Dec, 2018, 05:01 GMT The LEGO Foundation awards $100 million to Sesame Workshop to bring the power of learning through play to children affected by the Rohingya and Syrian refugee crises

Today, the LEGO Foundation announced that it is awarding a $100 million grant to Sesame Workshop to ensure that young children affected by the...


03 Dec, 2018, 11:45 GMT Baby Infant Formula Market to Reach $45.35, Globally, by 2025 at 9.5% CAGR, Says Allied Market Research

Rise in the number of woman participation in labor force, increase in inclination toward organic baby food, and benefits of baby infant formula due...


03 Dec, 2018, 08:25 GMT Arix Bioscience plc: Autolus Presents Initial AUTO3 Clinical Data at ASH

Arix Bioscience plc (LSE: ARIX) ("Arix"), a global healthcare and life science company supporting medical innovation notes that its portfolio...


27 Nov, 2018, 16:00 GMT #GivingTuesday: Spread the Spirit of Giving With CRY

The Tuesday that follows Thanksgiving Thursday is a special one, as it is 'Giving Tuesday' - the International Day that celebrates the spirit of...


27 Nov, 2018, 12:03 GMT 2018 Educational Writers' Award #EWA18: Canvases, Codes, Clean Water & Empathy for the Lives of Others

Shortlist announced for the UK's only award for creative educational writing The Society of Authors and the Authors' Licensing & Collecting Society...


21 Nov, 2018, 09:45 GMT Baby Diapers Market (CAGR of 4.94%) is Driven by Rise in Demand for Baby Hygiene and Increase in Birth Rate Coupled with Increased Spending on Healthcare: Radiant Insights, Inc.

The global Baby Diapers Market is likely to grow at a CAGR of 4.94% in the forecast period. Baby diapers are essential commodity pertaining to baby...


21 Nov, 2018, 09:30 GMT Silky Tots launches a U.K platform in response to thousands of requests from parents

Today, Australian-born online store Silky Tots officially launches its U.K platform. Silky Tots make a beautiful range of silk bedding for babies...


19 Nov, 2018, 16:00 GMT CRY Celebrates Children's Day With #YellowFellow Campaign

On the occasion of Children's Day this year, CRY - Child Rights and You launches #YellowFellow - a pan-India campaign that aims to build public...


19 Nov, 2018, 03:52 GMT CRY Celebrates Children's Day With #YellowFellow Campaign

On the occasion of Children's Day this year, CRY - Child Rights and You launches #YellowFellow - a pan-India campaign that aims to build public...


14 Nov, 2018, 17:00 GMT Solar Cow Wins AidEx Aid Innovation Award

The Aid Innovation Challenge has been won by Yolk, a South Korean based start-up on 14 November 2018 in Brussels at AidEx 2018 for their invention,...


13 Nov, 2018, 14:00 GMT Celine Dion and kids wear brand NUNUNU launch new children's fashion brand CELINUNUNU

CELINUNUNU unites two forces by one voice: fashion has the power to shape people's minds. The brand breaks stereotypes and inspires children to be...


13 Nov, 2018, 11:43 GMT New Survey From Infant & Toddler Forum Finds That Pressure to Get it Right Overwhelms New Parents

The survey, from leading child health and nutrition experts the Infant & Toddler Forum (ITF), of 1000 UK parents (1) with children under the age of...


13 Nov, 2018, 10:50 GMT Qatar Foundation Ushers in New Era of Healthcare With Official Inauguration of Sidra Medicine

Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation (QF), today officially inaugurated Sidra Medicine - a brand new, world-leading ...


08 Nov, 2018, 18:51 GMT Outfit7 Releases the Most Interactive Virtual Friend Mobile Game Ever - My Talking Tom 2

Today, the whole world is talking about Talking Tom. Outfit7 Limited, the multinational entertainment company behind the sensational Talking Tom and...


06 Nov, 2018, 05:01 GMT KPMG International Provided Cyber Literacy Training for 80,000 Youth in 45 Countries in 2nd Annual Program

For the second year running, KPMG cyber security professionals from 45 countries around the world led classroom sessions aimed at educating young...


05 Nov, 2018, 16:36 GMT EngineeringUK: Parents Prioritise Careers That Make a Difference

Parents say teaching, medicine and engineering are careers where their children could make a difference to the world Tomorrow's Engineers Week starts ...


30 Oct, 2018, 12:00 GMT Asthma+me Self-care Solution for Children and Young People With Asthma, Launched by Aseptika (Activ8rlives)

1.1 million children in the UK have Asthma. During 2015-2016, 21 children died from asthma attacks. It was reported that 19 of these deaths could...


30 Oct, 2018, 12:00 GMT Brits Vote to Remain With Halloween: The UK Will Spend Over £690m Celebrating, According to VoucherCodes

The average parent will spend at least £42.15 on costumes, sweets and decorations for Halloween this year Only half (51%) of Brits are in favour of...


29 Oct, 2018, 09:00 GMT Beko Continue to Change the Conversation Around Healthy Eating Through the Language of Emoji with FC Barcelona

Beko, the leading home appliances brand, has today announced the latest step in its global mission to inspire children to live healthier, active...


26 Oct, 2018, 14:30 BST Vaccines Market Worth $50.42 Billion by 2023 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

According to the new market research "Vaccines Market by Technology (Live, Toxoid, Recombinant), Disease (Pneumococcal, Influenza, DTP, HPV,...


24 Oct, 2018, 16:21 BST Victor Dahdaleh Foundation Supports England Squash Foundation Schools Programmes Into Third Academic Year

The Victor Dahdaleh Foundation has donated a further £15,000 to the England Squash Foundation (ESF) to support a Squash and Education project,...


24 Oct, 2018, 14:00 BST Toys "R" Us Iberia Partners With Openbravo to Deploy Its POS Solution as Part of the Transformation of Its Stores in Spain and Portugal

The strategic partnership will enable Toys "R" Us Iberia to execute its new business strategy after its recent acquisition by Green Swan, with the...