It is worrying to note how often the US American media report stories such as that of a small boy who killed his brother with his father’s gun, or that of two young girls caught in the cross-fire from a shoot-out. Martha Andrés Román Alarm about such cases, […]
More than a year ago, ‘Child migrant stories’ told the story of minors from across the globe arriving in the United Kingdom. Today, that material seeks to help teachers discuss migratory topics in their classrooms. A launch will be held on 6 June. Turkey, Cyprus, Brazil, El Salvador, Poland, […]
They don’t go to school. They carry weapons instead of pencils, they are far away from their loved ones, and the uncertainty, fear and hate caused live in their minds. These are child soldiers and there are many of them facing such repugnant situations in scenes of conflict in Africa, the Middle East, Asia and other regions of the planet.
A brown, threadbare headscarf over her hair, her copper-coloured skin and those strikingly green, frightened and inquisitive eyes made her the face of Afghan refugees. Yanet Medina Navarro * In 1985, her photo became one of National Geographic’s historic covers and that 12-year-old rural girl became the […]
Whilst some studies show evidence that genes may influence antisocial behaviour, various Latin American programs propose, amongst other things, investing in children in order to put an end to violence. Edith Tacusi Oblitas It certainly can’t be said that there is no violence in Latin America, for the […]