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.
A two-year-old boy locked in detention wants to be held all the time. A few girls, ages 10 to 15, say they’ve been doing their best to feed and soothe the clingy toddler who was handed to them by a guard days ago. Lawyers warn that kids are taking care of kids, and there’s inadequate food, water and sanitation for the 250 infants, children and teens at the Border Patrol station.
The Saudi-led war on Yemen is having a devastating toll on the country’s children. A UNICEF report says a mother and six children die every two hours during pregnancy or childbirth. Yemen’s basic public services are currently on the brink of collapse.
Teenagers in the US coastal state of North Carolina who were schooled in the basics of man-made climate change saw their parents grow more concerned about the issue, scientists say in the first study of its kind.