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The rising number of street children in Samburu County is raising concern amid the caveat placed by the government on registration of new charitable children institutions. The County children Co-ordinator Jane Kabiro is now asking the county government to develop a children protection unit. Ms Kabiro ...
Peshawar: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Chief Minister (CM) Pervez Khattak on Thursday directed for an efficient management of Zamung Kor, an institute for state children (street children), adding that these centres have been built in nine districts of the province along with two others in the tribal agencies ...

A street child carries food during the Red Cross-street children New Year lunch on Monday. [Photo/Maxwell]. The Kenya Red Cross Mombasa branch on Monday treated street children in Mombasa with a New Year lunch. Kenya Red Cross Mombasa branch Welfare Officer Rafik Rauf said that the oldest ...
Bolgatanga, Dec. 30, GNA - Mr David Asante-Apeatu, the Inspector General of police, as part of the Christmas celebrations, has provided packaged meals to over 500 street children in Bolgatanga. Packaged meals of rice and chicken and sweet drinks were distributed to the street children, along the streets ...
After two trips to Zambia, she sold her home in Crystal, Minnesota, and moved to Lusaka in 2004. She later started Action for children - Zambia, a nonprofit that helps street children by providing crisis intervention, housing - and most importantly - a sense of family. She also teaches the children how to play ...
street children have saved up to Tk50 lakh in their bank accounts in three years, the central bank said. As of September 30, around 4,671 street children have opened bank accounts, according to a report by Bangladesh Bank. The bank accounts, opened in 19 banks, now collectively hold over Tk46.9 lakh ...

Accra, Dec. 27, GNA - Kids for Christ International, a non-governmental organisation has organised a party for street children and orphans in Accra to enable them to enjoy the yuletide. The annual initiative under the 'Dare to Care project', sought to provide for the needy children and make them feel loved ...
Uganda's 13,000 street children are often in danger of being trafficked, forced into child labour or sexually abused. He's hoping that these new skills will help them earn money. "My future plan is to see the number of street children reduce from 13,000 to zero. And with this I want to reach out to more and ...
"I think the first day or the second day, they took me to the streets, and I worked with the street children and fell in love," said McBrady, 58, of St. Timothy in Maple Lake. "They are amazing. They are amazing young people. There's so much potential, there's so much potential in those streets and so much ...
Uasin Gishu has started the process of evicting street children in Eldoret Central Business District (CBD). According to children Department Director Julius Yator, 80 children have been removed from the streets since the exercise started on Monday night. "We have started the process of removing street ...
A total of 66 former street children who had been undergoing therapy at Gitagata Rehabilitation Centre in Bugesera District were on Friday reunited with their families. Their Reunion marked the official launch of the National Rehabilitation Service's new policy to reunite children from Gitagata and all ...
"Most of the street children here do not have proper supervision and guidance and are vulnerable to drug abuse and crime," he said. Boniface Otieno, a reformed street urchin and the church's pastor, told The Standard that the church has brought street families at the dumpsite together. They now share ...
Self-taught artist Patrick Ong has organised a sale of his paintings to raise money to help street children in Burundi. Mr Ong will have more than 50 watercolours on sale at the Girl Guide Hall in Whyke Lane, Chichester, on Saturday from 10am to 3pm. Wife Vivienne, who is helping to organise the sale, said: ...
Two street children who defied all odds to excel in this year's Kenya Certificate of Primary education are unlikely to join their dream schools next year due to lack of fees. The two - David Ochieng and Mark Vincent - who forage for recyclable waste at the Kachok dumpsite scored 380 and 338 marks ...
The proposal has been drafted on the basis of a survey of street children conducted by PMC in 2016. The survey had revealed that most of the children living or working on the streets are from the state's drought-affected areas such as Beed, Latur, Nanded, Parbhani and Osmanabad. Around 40% of the ...
The programme, run by the charity street child, sends qualified UK teachers to Sierra Leone or Liberia for two weeks to help build the ...
On November 20, Universal children's day was observed. Visibly nothing remarkable has been done for the welfare of poor children. In Pakistan, 22.6 children ...

The growing issue of 'street children' has captured the government's attention however, their implemented strategies need more support.
The street children Empowerment Organisation (SCEO) on Saturday donated various items to at least 400 children at Basori village, Kombo ...
Banteay Meanchey Military police yesterday arrested a man and a woman for hiring drug-addicted children to beg for money at the Poipet ...
Mr Sonko said the owners pay street children to do the dirty work. "Just realized that illegal dumping around the CBD is done by business ...
A mix of three children's choirs involving street children, refugees, and Adventist children from local churches filled a Belgrade community hall with music and emotion while building important connections between diverse communities. Songs such as 'Mouse got the flu' and 'Empire of friendship', filled the ...
A mix of three children's choirs involving street children, refugees, and Adventist children from local churches filled a Belgrade community hall ...
children from across the globe will be showing off their skills with a ball and bat when the first-ever street child Cricket World Cup comes to ...
Temple street children hospital in Dublin is warning parents that it is experiencing overcrowding at its Emergency Department. It says a ...
Coronation street child stars are revealed to be twins - did you notice the resemblance? It turns out Chesney's son Joseph and Fiz's daughter ...
As the nation finds yet another fodder for dank memes, drug abuse continues to claim lives in the streets of India. " Mummy se barker hai yeah?
To provide education to street children, Betito said the city government put up four activity centers in areas where street families usually ...
Bangladesh Bank's initiative to join hands with non-government organisations to allow street children and child workers open bank accounts ...
So off she went, this middle-aged technical journalist from London - intending to help these street children with their reading, but her love of ...
The lawmaker said all street children should be vaccinated against hepatitis, adding the measure should be handled by the Health Ministry.
The author chose a theme of child abuse and street children that has been talked about often without much action being done. And how she ...
An array of seats placed beneath a section of Karachi's busy Bahria flyover surrounded by tents is the main hub for street children these days.
(MissionNewswire) Don Bosco Boys Home is a Salesian-run program for street children in Sunyani, Ghana. The program provides shelter, ...
It is a biblical saying that Nairobi's street children live to validate every minute of .... They usually kill a street child and place a fake gun on him.
Now a new generation of children is being raised on the streets by mothers who were street children themselves and are ill-equipped to be ...
The United Nations' International Day of the Girl looks to highlight the challenges faced by girls around the world. A school in Pakistan is ...
Blantyre -- Director of Eye of the child, Maxwell Matewere, says there is need for families to be trained in parenting if the current issue of street ...
Lucknow: street children will soon be registered with Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) to get Aadhaar cards under a drive by ...
street children in the country are at once visible and invisible. We can ... Before or after you give charity to a street child, talk to them. Find out ...
Lucknow: street children will soon be registered with Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) to get Aadhaar cards under a drive by ...
The Governor of Kenya's capital Nairobi has offered to pay a month's rent for street children if they join an operation to clean up the city.
children watch television in a Snehasadan house in the village of Amboli in the Andheri West suburb of Mumbai, India. (Provided photo).
Charles Ryu became an 11-year-old street child in North Korea in 2005 after his mother died of starvation during a famine. His Chinese father had moved back to China when he was five, abandoning the family, and after an aunt kicked him out when harsher food rations were imposed he was left to ...
A photo exhibition reflecting the challenges faced by street children in Afghanistan was held in Babur garden in Kabul on Thursday. The exhibition, organized by Save The Children organization, had a message to Afghan government: to help them have access to a better life. "The photo exhibition of street ...
According to the Director of the project Richard Kiwanuka,the project is aimed at empowering slum dwellers and street children by turning them into productive citizens and better leaders of tomorrow. "Considering the situation in slum areas, most especially of Katanga,the children born to these places need ...
RANDLEMAN -- On Friday, Nov. 10, members of Randleman high school's AIM Club braved brisk winds and temperatures and gave up part ...
Aiming to raise awareness towards the cause of street children and orphans in Egypt, prominent musician Omar Khairat will perform a live ...
Islamabad: firefighter by profession, Muhammad Ayub has been imparting free education to the poor children for about thirty years now.
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