Fair Play for Children News — Children in the World & Society

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December 2022

NAD report: Israeli occupation forces and settlers join in violating rights of Palestinian children

https://english.wafa.ps/Pages/Details/132036

Govt commits to eliminating child labour by 2025

https://chimpreports.com/govt-commits-to-eliminating-child-labour-by-2025/

Global emergency of child exploitation and abuse needs global action: UN experts

https://www.ohchr.org/en/statements/2022/11/global-emergency-child-exploitation-and-abuse-needs-global-action-un-experts

Protecting rights of children will build more peaceful, just world — UNICEF

https://www.vanguardngr.com/2022/11/protecting-rights-of-children-will-build-more-peaceful-just-world-unicef/

Philippines: UN expert to examine sale and exploitation of children issues

https://www.ohchr.org/en/press-releases/2022/11/philippines-un-expert-examine-sale-and-exploitation-children-issues

New laws aim to protect people from falling prey to gambling addiction

https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/republic-of-ireland/new-laws-aim-to-protect-people-from-falling-prey-to-gambling-addiction-42146276.html

UKGC: Gambling protections work, but children require better influences to prevent harm

https://sbcnews.co.uk/featurednews/2022/11/10/ukgc-childrens-report-2022/

Protecting Our Children

https://www.theintelligencer.net/opinion/editorials/2022/11/protecting-our-children/

UNICEF calls for funding to support conflict, drought-affected children in Ethiopia

https://dailynewsegypt.com/2022/11/01/unicef-calls-for-funding-to-support-conflict-drought-affected-children-in-ethiopia/

Artin, a ‘6-year-old boy’ who lost parents and brother in Shiraz terrorist act

https://www.tehrantimes.com/news/478087/Artin-a-6-year-old-boy-who-lost-parents-and-brother-in-Shiraz

November 2022

Iran: End killings and detentions of children immediately, UN Child Rights Committee urges

https://www.ohchr.org/en/statements-and-speeches/2022/10/iran-end-killings-and-detentions-children-immediately-un-child

Indian Child Welfare Act faces test before the U.S. Supreme Court

https://oregoncapitalchronicle.com/2022/10/10/indian-child-welfare-act-which-protects-families-before-the-u-s-supreme-court/

UN experts call for urgent action to protect Ukrainian children with disabilities in residential care institutions

https://www.ohchr.org/en/statements/2022/10/un-experts-call-urgent-action-protect-ukrainian-children-disabilities

Another Voice: America thinks it protects its children. It doesn’t.

https://buffalonews.com/opinion/another-voice-america-thinks-it-protects-its-children-it-doesnt/article_f3bdca82-3b6d-11ed-847c-df54f549532c.html

Further intervention at Solihull Council’s children’s services, Government’s letter to Education Committee suggests

https://committees.parliament.uk/committee/203/education-committee/news/173692/further-intervention-at-solihull-councils-childrens-services-governments-letter-to-education-committee-suggests/

Young People Need a ‘Truly Just’ Juvenile Justice System: OJJDP Chief

https://thecrimereport.org/2022/10/26/the-nation-needs-a-truly-just-juvenile-justice-system-ojjdp-boss/

Preventing Youth Hate Crimes & Identity-Based Bullying Fact Sheet

https://www.ojp.gov/library/publications/preventing-youth-hate-crimes-identity-based-bullying-fact-sheet

Russian ombudswoman adopted Ukrainian child kidnapped in Mariupol. Ukraine’s Ministry initiates criminal proceeding

https://euromaidanpress.com/2022/10/27/russian-ombudswoman-adopted-ukrainian-child-kidnapped-in-mariupol-ukraines-ministry-initiates-criminal-proceeding/

UKGC changes research design of Young People and Gambling report

https://sbcnews.co.uk/europe/uk/2022/10/28/ukgc-young-people-gambling/

October 2022

22,500 children died from air pollution in Lagos in 2021 — Official

Childcare support for students

https://commonslibrary.parliament.uk/childcare-support-for-students/

Swedish addiction monitor draws attention to teenage gambling kicks

https://sbcnews.co.uk/europe/2022/09/13/swedish-teenage-gambling-kicks/

Hailing the Philippines as a Pioneer in Children’s Participation, Experts of the Committee on the Rights of the Child Also Ask about Levels of Violence in the Country

https://www.ohchr.org/en/press-releases/2022/09/hailing-philippines-pioneer-childrens-participation-experts-committee-rights

Tourism rethink needed to protect children vulnerable to exploitation: UN expert

https://www.ohchr.org/en/statements/2022/09/tourism-rethink-needed-protect-children-vulnerable-exploitation-un-expert

A priority for the Prime Minster must be vulnerable children

https://www.ncb.org.uk/aba-our-work/news-opinion/priority-next-prime-minster-must-be-vulnerable-children

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National Secretary of Fair Play for Children, Also runs Bognor Regis Herald online. Plus runs British Music Radio online