Not simply adults in waiting: The rights of adolescents

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On February 7th, the UN officially launched its new General Comment on the implementation of the rights of the child during adolescence – a timely document highlighting the rights, capacities and vulnerabilities of young people.

“REFUGE: Pathways of Youth Fleeing Extremism” – a collaboration with Quilliam

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Child to Child has collaborated with UK think tank Quilliam on a new research report focussed on the vulnerabilities of unaccompanied child refugees to extremist groups such as ISIS and current UK government safeguarding policy.

Hearing All Voices - young people stepping forward

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Over the last three years, Child to Child’s London based participatory education project Hearing All Voices has given vulnerable students the means to develop key employability and life skills and most importantly the confidence to participate in issues which matter to them and become more active, engaged citizens.

Life in Sierra Leone - An interview with Pikin to Pikin Tok Project Manager Bella

Life in Sierra Leone – an interview with Pikin to Pikin Tok Project Manager Bella  thumbnail

An interview account of the experiences, challenges and successes working in the remote district of Kalaihun, Sierra Leone on Child to Child’s groundbreaking children’s radio education project Pikin to Pikin Tok following the Ebola outbreak.