Over 100,000 children in Ireland are living in consistent poverty and the Government must ensure that Budget 2020 takes the vital steps needed to put an end to this, the Children's Rights Alliance has said.
More than 1.9 million children are forced out of school across West and Central Africa due to rising violence and insecurity, putting them at higher risk of recruitment by armed groups, the United Nation’s children agency warned.
From the water vole to the Scottish wildcat, the dwindling numbers of Britain’s most at-risk animals are well documented. But now the alarm bell is sounding over a rather more overlooked endangered species: Green-fingered children.
A total of 158 titles, including feature and short films, short animations, web series and special shows, from 44 countries will compete at the 32nd International Film Festival for Children and Youth in Isfahan, according to the festival’s director Alireza Tabesh.
Data released by the Australian government for the first quarter this year revealed that 94.78 percent of all Australian five-year-olds have been immunized, up from 94.67 percent in the last quarter of 2018.