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25 April 2017

Nova campanha foi lançada na sede das Nações Unidas para prevenir e acabar com a violência a menores;  custo econômico é calculado em US$ 7 trilhões de por ano.

Crianças se abraçam sobre os escombros em um campo para deslocados internos na Síria. Foto: Unicef/UN013175/Al-Issa

Laura Gelbert Delgado, da ONU News em Nova Iorque.

"Precisamos do mundo inteiro para acabar com a violência a crianças" é o nome de uma nova campanha lançada na sede da ONU, em Nova Iorque.

23 March 2017

23 March 2017 – The United Nations envoy advocating an end to violence against children has met with His Holiness Pope Francis to discuss greater cooperation on protecting children from sexual and other forms of violence.

“Accelerating progress in children's protection from violence needs to be at the heart of the actions of every nation, every faith and every person,” said Marta Santos Pais, the Special Representative of the UN Secretary General on Violence against Children, during a private meeting with the Pope this past weekend in Vatican City.

04 February 2016

Pacific leaders committed to ending child violence

Updated at 5:04 am on 20 May 2015

Originally aired on Dateline Pacific, Wednesday 20 May 2015

The United Nations says Pacific leaders are showing a strong commitment to ending high rates of violence against children in the region.