Fornebu, Norway and Amsterdam, 6 February 2018 – A record number of nearly 25 million children and young people across the world contacted a child helpline in 2016.
We, the #Youth, are passionately driven to ensure that no child’s voice is left unheard.
We are happy to have partnered with UNICEF’s Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Office (ESARO) to support child helplines in the Eastern and Southern Africa (ESA) region.
In line with United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goal 5, International Women’s Day 2018 #PressforProgress is an opportunity to acknowledge gender inequality and empower all women and girls worldwide. Gender equality is not only a right but a vital foundation in creating a peaceful and sustainable world.
We, at Child Helpline International, believe in a world where all children and young people’s voices are heard.
On February 14th, 2018, the Government of Sweden, the Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children and the WePROTECT Global Alliance hosted the Agenda 2030 for Children: End Violence Solutions Summit in Stockholm, Sweden.
Children and young people crossing borders face dangerous and stark realities.
As children are spending more and more time online, it is important that child helpline counsellors are familiar with issues children can face when they are connected.