US & Canada

Officials arrest 338 worldwide in dark web child porn bust

The website relied on the bitcoin cryptocurrency to sell access to videos depicting child sexual abuse.

Officials arrest 338 worldwide in dark web child porn bust

Child rights

One in three young children undernourished or overweight: UNICEF

Report finds 149 million children four or younger are stunted and malnutrition costs the world $3.5 trillion yearly.

One in three young children undernourished or overweight: UNICEF

India

India: Baby girl found buried alive in suspected infanticide bid

Laws have been introduced to prevent female infanticide in India, where daughters can be seen as a financial burden.

India: Baby girl found buried alive in suspected infanticide bid

Afghanistan

UN: 'Alarming' spike in Afghan child casualties

Worsening security in Afghanistan in past four years has led to more than 14,000 violations against children, UN says.

UN: 'Alarming' spike of 82 percent in Afghan child casualties

101 East

Thailand’s Child Fighters

101 East travels to Thailand to investigate why children as young as 13 are dying in the brutal sport of Muay Thai.

Uganda

Uganda: Parents tricked, their children being adopted?

Landmark legal case shines spotlight on fraud and exploitation in international adoptions and guardianships.

Uganda: Parents tricked, their children being adopted?

REWIND

Children for Sale: The Fight Against Child Trafficking in India

We investigate child trafficking in India, where millions of children and teenagers are forced into labour.

Child rights

US judge blocks Trump rules for detained migrant children

Trump administration had unveiled new rules that would allow officials to detain migrant families indefinitely.

US judge blocks Trump rules for detained migrant children

REWIND

Cambodia's Orphan Business: The Dark Side of 'Voluntourism'

Tourists volunteering in Cambodian orphanages may be unwittingly fuelling an industry that exploits children for profit.

In the Field

'I don't want to quit': Treating gaming addiction in Japan

With more and more young people addicted to online video games, is there a way to treat the disease?

United States

Migrant children separated from family show signs of PTSD: report

US watchdog says migrant children separated from their families suffered serious mental health issues, AP reports.

Migrant children separated from family show signs of PTSD: report

Child rights

UN committee faults Nepal in child labour and torture case

Human rights committee says Nepalese child was subjected to forced labour, arbitrary arrest and torture in custody.

UN committee faults Nepal in child labour and torture case

US-Mexico border

For some, the school commute means long waits, US border agents

Despite the hurdles, many parents in northern Mexico hope their children will have a better future with a US education.

For some, the school commute means long waits, US border agents

101 East

Fighting Slavery From Space

101 East shows how space technology is helping uncover modern slavery and free bonded workers.

Climate Change

Will not having children help save the planet?

Growing number of people are choosing to have fewer or no children as carbon emissions remain high and climate change worsens.

Will not having children help save the planet?