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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01 May, 2019, 12:55 BST New Generation of Success Empowered into a Career in the Media Industry at London Event

Generation Success is hosting an event on Wednesday 1st May at the BBC's New Broadcasting House to support the next generation of talent to gain...


29 Apr, 2019, 05:01 BST UK Authorities Investigating British American Tobacco over Advertising of E-Cigarettes on Social Media

Following complaints by leading health organizations, the U.K.'s Advertising Standards Authority is investigating British American Tobacco's (BAT)...


26 Apr, 2019, 15:41 BST Oxford Royale Academy Announces Third-time Win of Prestigious Queen's Award

Leading provider of academic summer schools for international students, Oxford Royale Academy (ORA), has today been named as a winner of the Queen's...


25 Apr, 2019, 12:30 BST International Day of Football and Friendship Celebrated in Schools Around the World

April 25 is the International Day of Football and Friendship. This year, it was celebrated in schools and sports academies of more than 50 countries...


24 Apr, 2019, 08:00 BST Innovative Home Initiative for Care Experienced Young People Gets £3 Million Funding From Life Changes Trust

Care experienced young people across Scotland will benefit from a new funding scheme that will help provide safe and supportive housing when they...


23 Apr, 2019, 13:18 BST F4F Heroes: 14-year-old BRICS Good Will Ambassador to Participate in 2019 Football for Friendship

Ananya Kamboj will participate for the third time in the International Children's Social Programme Football for Friendship. The programme is run by...


16 Apr, 2019, 09:00 BST Powerful Brands Back Britain and China's 6.01 Children's Day Event in Cambridge Organised by Avenue51

While millions of parents across Mainland China celebrate Children's Day in June, British thought leaders in the children's products industry will...


12 Apr, 2019, 09:52 BST Shanghai International Baby Photo Expo to be held in July 2019

Shanghai International Baby Photo Expo 2019 (Autumn), will take place from July 10-12, 2019 at the National Exhibition and Convention Center...


11 Apr, 2019, 12:28 BST New PA Consulting Report Reveals Tougher Regulation Alone Won't Prevent Online Child Sexual Exploitation and Abuse

The growing intention to legislate against online child sexual exploitation and abuse (CSEA) is not enough to stem the rising threat, according to a...


10 Apr, 2019, 11:40 BST MFL and BE OPEN Celebrate Three Years of Cooperation

Three years ago, in March 2016, BE OPEN and the Mayor's Fund for London announced their first joined project. Since that time the cooperation between ...


08 Apr, 2019, 07:07 BST PLAE Launches #GameOfThrows Social Media Challenge

At PLAE, the mission of the company is to encourage everyone to play, no matter their age. But in certain parts of the world, people don't even have...


08 Apr, 2019, 06:00 BST Pantene Japan Calls for Social Dialogue about Restrictive School Rules That Ban Natural Hair Color by Launching Campaign "#HairWeGo What's Wrong With My Hair" and Web Movie

Pantene Japan, a hair-care brand of Procter & Gamble (P&G) Japan, launched the "#HairWeGo What's Wrong With My Hair" campaign. The campaign, launched ...


05 Apr, 2019, 19:06 BST Avengers: Endgame Stars and Disney Team of Heroes Unite to Support $5 Million Donation to Benefit Children's Hospitals

The stars of Avengers: Endgame today visited the Disneyland Resort to launch Avengers Universe Unites, a charity event that supports The Walt Disney...


04 Apr, 2019, 08:48 BST More Than 300,000 Children are Diagnosed With Cancer Globally, Each Year- SIOP ASIA 2019 Congress

In September 2011, the United Nations (UN) General Assembly issued a Political Declaration recognizing four major Non-Communicable Diseases/NCDs...


03 Apr, 2019, 15:00 BST Turkey Baby Food Market is Expected to Reach Around TRY 1,750 Million in Terms of Revenues by the Year Ending 2023: Ken Research

Increasing demand for organic baby food which is expected to grow at a CAGR of 25.8% during the five year forecast period of 2018(P) to 2023(E) is...


28 Mar, 2019, 21:40 GMT HKBU Scholar Invents New Tangram Games to Test Children's Visual-related Literacy Skills

A scholar from Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) has developed a new series of games which can be used to train and test children's reading,...


28 Mar, 2019, 21:00 GMT HRH The Countess of Wessex Helps Orbis UK Launch 'See My Future' Appeal

On Thursday 28th March, HRH The Countess of Wessex joined blindness prevention charity, Orbis UK, to mark the launch of their See My Future appeal in ...


27 Mar, 2019, 14:00 GMT Egypt Baby Food Market is Expected to Reach EGP 4 Billion in Terms of Revenues by the Year Ending 2023: Ken Research

Baby Food market segmentation by category (Milk Formula, Dried baby food and Prepared Baby Food), by Milk Formula (Standard Milk Powdered Formula,...


26 Mar, 2019, 18:08 GMT GMTFO's Productions Record Over 8 Million Views in First Two Months in China

GMTFO, the leading exporter of Ontario educational productions in French, is pleased to announce its latest content distribution deal, in China. A...


26 Mar, 2019, 14:06 GMT Nuts for a Healthier World's Campaign from INC Raises €47,800 to Fight Against Child Malnutrition

Thanks to the collaboration of Starline Global Trade Inc., Bösch Boden Spies GMBH and Co. KG, Noberasco SPA, Tomra Sorting Solutions, Campos Brothers ...


25 Mar, 2019, 17:50 GMT Danone Opens New Sustainable Nutricia Plant in the Netherlands to Meet Growing, Global Demand for Specialized Infant Formula

Today, Danone proudly announces the official opening of its new Nutricia Cuijk production facility. The opening ceremony, taking place in the...


23 Mar, 2019, 19:38 GMT Football for Friendship: Brazilian National Team Received Nine Values Cup

Today, at Dragão stadium in Porto, the Young Ambassadors of Gazprom's International Children's Social programme "Football for Friendship" presented...


20 Mar, 2019, 08:00 GMT UK Schools Rank Last in Providing Oral Health Education, FDI Survey of 13 Countries Says

Today on World Oral Health Day (WOHD), FDI World Dental Federation (FDI) released the results of a survey from 13 countries, which asked parents with ...


20 Mar, 2019, 08:00 GMT Primex Pharmaceuticals and Nordic Group Sign a Strategic Partnership to Commercialise OZALIN® in France

Nordic Group, a pharmaceutical company focusing on the development and commercialisation of hospital and orphan products, and Primex Pharmaceuticals...


19 Mar, 2019, 09:35 GMT Baby Cleaning Products Market Size Worth $4.99 Billion by 2026: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global baby cleaning products market size is expected to reach USD 4.99 billion by 2026, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc.,...