World Vision UK's Erica Hall on the crisis of children who are forced into horrifying exploitation.
Actor shares "deeply moving" experiences of trip to war-torn country, as fears of full-blown conflict mount.
Christine Ngbaazande from South Sudan has been awarded a coveted humanitarian honor at the Bond International Development Awards in London.
Christine Ngbaazande from Yambio has been awarded a coveted humanitarian honour at the Bond International Development Awards in London.
of their own. I also work with former child soldiers
On 12th February – Red Hand Day, the International Day against the Use of Child Soldiers – five young people from the UK who were involved in the project will meet their MPs in Parliament.
with a particular focus on child soldiers like Tshibola. 250 million children live …
World Vision UK wants to give young people who are not directly affected by armed conflict a space to express themselves and stand with the most disadvantaged children.
stories of children who were recruited as child soldiers from the Democratic Republic of Congo …
World Vision UK is calling for a fourfold increase in the proportion of UK humanitarian aid spending to protect children from violence.
Congo offers therapy and skills training so child soldiers can go home and rebuild their lives. Another
The future of children in the Central African Republic, from which I have just returned, is uncertain at best. They are forgotten casualties of a forgotten armed conflict.
World Vision UK is urging the UK government to include children in decision-making to achieve peace in war-torn countries.
as young as five have been recruited as child soldiers in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s
International children’s charity, World Vision has urged the UK government to redouble its efforts to support peace in South Sudan and end its child soldier crisis.
of the countries with the highest rates of child soldiers in the world. …
Jacob is 17 years old. He should be enjoying school and thinking about his future, but instead his short life has been marred by struggle.
More than 250 child soldiers associated with South Sudan’s numerous fighting groups will be released today following the successful intervention of World Vision and other aid agencies.
More than 250 child soldiers associated with South Sudan’s numerous …
Now, more than ever, is the time for leaders to start taking the most vulnerable children in the world more seriously, says international children's charity World Vision.
progress in the decline of recruitment of child soldiers …
Conflict survivor receives prestigious award in London at Tedx summit
former child soldiers and children born in captivity in the past
Game of Thrones star Jerome Flynn has joined World Vision UK in strongly condemning the outbreak of horrific violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine State.
Charity fears that South Sudanese refugee children who have fled to Uganda may return home to fight.
More than 100 children have been killed in combat since June in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), and an urgent response is needed to prevent an escalation of violence, international aid agency World Vision warns today.
and assistance to help demobilised child soldiers to
Barely a week goes by that we do not hear new reports of sexual violence in war zones – in South Sudan, Syria, Nigeria, Myanmar, Iraq and elsewhere. Sometimes these include the stories of survivors who have fought for justice, who are suffering stigma in their communities for the crime committed against them, who are struggling to rebuild their lives.
leaders to end stigmatisation of former child soldiers and their children. To change the narrative
International children’s charity World Vision has today warned that the recruitment of children into militia is rising in war-torn Syria.
World Vision’s campaign ‘It takes a world to end violence against children’ was named because no one individual, group or organisation can solve this problem alone.
World Vision runs a hotline for child soldiers seeking help. And with partners in