Children at risk of 'new threats' like climate change, warns UNICEF
Children around the world are living longer, healthier lives, according to a UN report. But it's not all good news — young people today are also grappling with a host of new threats, from climate change to cyberbullying.
Five years after war, Gaza's little 'Iron Man' stands tall
It was the summer of 2014, when a deluge of steel fell on Gaza. His back burned, his body covered in bandages, Yamin screamed from his hospital bed. In an instant, 19 people were killed, including six children. Yamin, just three at the time, and his sister Gayna, only several months old, survived. But they are orphans.
One in three children don't receive proper nutrition
A new global report by UNICEF shows that 200 million children under the age of five are malnourished. Experts say it's putting the future of humanity at risk.
Hundreds of captives, many boys in chains, freed in Nigeria
More than 300 captives, most of them children and many in chains, have been rescued from a building in the northern Nigerian city of Kaduna, a police spokesman said on Friday.
Millions of children in conflicts need psychological help: report
More than 420 million children live in conflict zones, according to a new study. Humanitarian groups have called on countries to do more to preserve childhood, including providing assistance and much-needed funds.
Kim Kardashian shares first photo will all four children
Kardashian took to Instagram to share a photo of her and Kanye West's children, Psalm, Chicago, Saint, and North. Bahamas Pics Coming Up! I thought taking a pic with three kids was hard OMG this is almost impossible!, Kim Kardashian, via Instagram. She also shared another photo with her two girls, North and Chicago. Her sister, Khloé Kardashian, and mother, Kris Jenner, commented on the post.Honestly you're perfect!!!! Your beautiful family!! You are everything, Khloé Kardashian, via Instagram.
Bolivia: Child labor completely legal
Bolivia has the world's lowest minimum age for child labor. Children there can work legally for themselves or their families. Once they hit 12, they can work for others. It's estimated that there are around 850,000 child laborers.