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Terre des Hommes awarded for contribution against Child Trafficking in Cambodja

Terre des Hommes awarded for contribution against Child Trafficking in Cambodia

Cambodia

Terre des Hommes Netherlands in Cambodia received a special award from the National Committee for Counter Trafficking (NCCT) for its financial and technical contribution to the “The Guidelines for Forms and Procedures for Identification of Victims of Human Trafficking for Appropriate Service Provision”.

 

Sportscenter Time Out komt samen met Radmilo Soda in actie tegen kinderuitbuiting. Op zondag 3 april geeft de personal trainer van het programma Obese en ex-professioneel bokser in sportcenter Time Out in Capelle aan den IJssel een boksclinic en lifestyle lezing. De opbrengst van dit evenement gaat naar de strijd tegen kinderuitbuiting. Schrijf u in voor dit exclusieve event!

Cycling against child exploitation

Netherlands

Sportscenter Time Out takes action against child exploitation. On Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd of April the sportscenter will transfer De Schenkel sports hall in Capelle aan den IJssel into a spinningparadise where you can cycle against child exploitation. Sign up for this spinningmarathon!

Op 11 januari is in Nepal opnieuw een Fransman gearresteerd op verdenking van kindermisbruik van minderjarige jongens. De man kon gearresteerd worden op basis van informatie die de lokale politie kreeg van het Project WATCH team in Nepal.

Project Watch tracks down another French child sex tourist

Nepal

On 11 January in Nepal, another Frenchman was arrested on suspicion of child abuse of under-aged boys. The man was arrested as the result of information received by the local police from the Project WATCH team in Nepal.

Humanitarian aid for displaced in Ukraine

Humanitarian aid for displaced in Ukraine

Ukraine

In December 2015, the Dutch Relief Alliance (DRA), started providing humanitarian aid to displaced people in Ukraine. Over five million people have been directly affected by the conflict and approximately one and a half million people are displaced.

Girls at the TFGM training camp in Masanga, Tanzania meisjesbesnijdenis vrouwenbesnijdenis

Alternative rite of passage saves 115 girls from Female Genital Mutilation in Tanzania

Tanzania

During the just concluded cutting season of the Kuria community in Northern Tanzania, 115 girls have been saved from undergoing Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). Instead of being subjected to the traditional cutting ceremony of the Kuria, they attended a training camp organised by the Association of Termination of Female Genital Mutilation (ATGM), partner of Terre des Hommes Netherlands.

Thanks to a unique partnership between Fier Fryslan, an organisation specialised in gender based violence, and Terre des Hommes Netherlands a series of three trainings on Trauma Healing and Counseling are organised in Philippines, Indonesia and Thailand.

Fier trains Terre des Hommes partners in Trauma Healing and Counseling

Philippines
Indonesia
Thailand

Thanks to a unique partnership between Fier, an organisation specialised in gender based violence, and Terre des Hommes Netherlands a series of three trainings on Trauma Healing and Counseling are organised in Philippines, Indonesia and Thailand.

MANILA, Philippines – As worldwide attention on online sexual exploitation of children snowballs, the Sweetie campaign in the Philippines also intensifies. In 2013, Terre des Hommes Netherlands unveiled Sweetie, a virtual 10-year-old Filipina girl with a very distinct task of identifying pedophiles around the globe in selected public chatroom.

Sweetie Campaign in Philippines intensifies

Philippines

As worldwide attention on online sexual exploitation of children snowballs, the Sweetie campaign in the Philippines also intensifies. In 2013, Terre des Hommes Netherlands unveiled Sweetie, a virtual 10-year-old Filipina girl with a very distinct task of identifying pedophiles around the globe in selected public chatroom.

In a bid to protect children from all kinds of abuse and violence, the 'Destination Unknown' campaign was launched in Nepal on the fourth of December. Destination Unknown is an international campaign to protect children on the move, which is led by Terre des Hommes.

Children on the Move Campaign launched in Nepal

Nepal

In a bid to protect children from all kinds of abuse and violence, the 'Destination Unknown' campaign was launched in Nepal on the fourth of December. Destination Unknown is an international campaign to protect children on the move, which is led by Terre des Hommes.

 

Spelen Rio tragedie voor duizenden kinderen

Rio 2016: The Exclusion Games

General

The fourth edition of the ‘Mega-events and Human Rights violations in Rio de Janeiro Dossier’, launched at the same time as the executive board of the IOC meets in Lausanne to discuss the implementation of the Agenda 2020, shows that violations of housing, working and children’s rights among others mak

´Meer bevoegheden Nederlandse politie in aanpak kinderporno´

"Greater powers for Dutch police in approach to child pornography"

Netherlands

The Dutch police need greater powers when investigating paedophiles according to Hans Guijt, head of special projects at Terre des Hommes. The appeal is prompted by the closing down of a global child pornography network which resulted in an Australian and a Dutch national being sentenced.