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British male arrested on suspicion of child sexual abuse

Nepal

Last weekend a British male (50) has been arrested by the Nepalese police, on the suspicion of child sexual abuse and the production and distribution of child pornography on a grand scale. The suspect has been arrested with help of civilian researchers of an organisation set up by NGO Terre des Hommes Netherlands to fight child sex tourism.

Vatican News makes documentary about Back to the Future

Syria

The Vatican news channel, Vatican News, made a documentary about children who fled from Syria to Jordan and Lebanon. It provides a wonderful image of the children that are able to go back to school thanks to the programme Back to the Future. 

Stepping up the fight to end violence against children in Cambodia

Stepping up the fight to end violence against children in Cambodia

Cambodia

Terre des Hommes Netherlands (TdH-NL) is an instrumental development partner in Cambodia’s fight to end violence against children.

Austrian man sentenced to 8 years in prison in Nepal for child abuse

Nepal

On the 5th of December 2018, 47 year old Austrian man was sentenced to 8 years in prison in Nepal for sexual abuse of underage boys. The man was on remand ever since his arrest in September 2017. The child abuser was arrested after almost a year and a half of research and observation by researchers of our local partner organisation.

Online seksuele uitbuiting van kinderen (OCSE) neemt toe in Cambodja

Nine Chinese men arrested in Cambodia for online child sexual exploitation

Cambodia

Nine Chinese men were arrested last week in Siem Reap, Cambodia for trading large scale pornographic materials of children. The men were arrested during raids on guesthouse rooms and rental houses at three different locations in Siem Reap’s  Svay Dangkum and Slakram communes.

Watch Nederland asks clients to report teen prostitution

Netherlands

Starting today, Watch Nederland is recruiting clients searching for paid sex in the fight against the sexual exploitation of minors. Clients that are confronted with teen prostitutes are being asked to take responsibility by refusing the sex appointment and anonymously report it on www.watchnederland.nl.

Terre des Hommes' winning pitch on the UN Forum on Busines and Human Rights

Terre des Hommes wins pitch UN Forum on Business and Human rights

India

With our approach on ‘Multi stakeholder partnerships to end child labour’ in India, Terre des Hommes has won the pitch for best case example at the UN Forum on Business and Human Rights, held this week in Geneva.

Child marriage cases are on the rise in Kerala, India

Child marriage cases are on the rise in Kerala, India

India

According to a National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) desk study done by Terre des Hommes Netherlands, child marriage in the developed state of Kerala, India, is on the rise.

Terre des Hommes cooperates in VPRO investigation into missing children

General

At least 7,024 refugee children went missing from asylum centres in Europe in 2017. Terre des Hommes joins the search, looking for children who are sexually abused.

TdH hosts National Children’s Solution Summit with local partners in the Philippines

TdH hosts National Children’s Solution Summit with local partners in the Philippines

Philippines

Terre des Hommes in the Philippines proudly joined forces this week with partners to host the first ever National Children's Solutions Summit on Combating Online Sexual Exploitation of Children (OSEC) in Cebu City, the Philippines.