101 East

Vietnam's Cooking School of Hope

We visit a cooking school in Vietnam that offers disadvantaged teenagers a pathway out of poverty.

Witness

In Another Life: The Boys of Burundi

Three men reflect on growing up on the streets of Bujumbura, moments of their lives documented on film since childhood.

US-Mexico border

Citing coronavirus, Trump ramps up expulsions of migrant youth

The expulsions are the latest Trump administration measure aimed at preventing the entry of migrant children.

Citing coronavirus, Trump ramps up expulsions of migrant youth

101 East

Nepal's Fake Orphans

Nepal's orphanages attract donations from around the world, but some are exploiting children for profit.

Nigeria

Survivors of Nigeria's 'baby factories' share their stories

Girls who fled Boko Haram attacks are being enslaved and raped by human traffickers who then sell their babies.

Survivors of Nigeria's 'baby factories' share their stories

Spain

After more than a month in lockdown, Spain to allow children out

Fears have been growing for the health of more than eight million children in Spain who had not been allowed outside.

After more than a month in lockdown, Spain to allow children out

Witness

Riders Of Destiny: Risking Life as a Child Jockey in Indonesia

Seven-year-old Sila risks life and limb as a child jockey to provide for his family on the island of Sumbawa, Indonesia.

Opinion

The fight for justice for sexual abuse survivors must go on

The overturning of Cardinal Pell's conviction may feel like a set-back, but there could be a positive impact.

Victor Sande-Aneiros

by Victor Sande-Aneiros

Victor Sande-Aneiros

Coronavirus pandemic

US: Calls grow to release detained youth amid coronavirus crisis

Advocates warn facilities not prepared for emergency, social distancing rules put young people's mental health at risk.

US: Calls grow to release detained youth amid coronavirus crisis

Asia Pacific

Pell to walk free after Australia court quashes convictions

Highest court overturns conviction of former Vatican treasurer for sexual assault of two teenage boys in 1990s.

Pell to walk free after Australia court quashes convictions

Coronavirus pandemic

How to talk to your children about coronavirus

While children have a right to know about a pandemic sweeping the globe, adults should protect them from any distress.

Asia Pacific

Australia's highest court to rule on Pell's appeal next week

Pell, who once helped elect popes, is the highest-ranking Catholic Church official ever convicted of child sex crimes.

Australia's highest court to rule on Pell's appeal next week

Mental health

Trichster: A moment of childhood trauma and a minefield of scabs

How an act of abuse on a Kolkata rooftop led to anxiety, triggering the hair-pulling disorder trichotillomania.

Trichster: A moment of childhood trauma and a minefield of scabs

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus: Homeless families lose key support as schools close

Health experts advise closing schools, but for unstably housed families, that brings difficult choices, increased risk.

Coronavirus: Homeless families lose key support as schools close

Opinion

FGM is about men. They must help end it

Female genital mutilation, like I endured as a six-year-old, has always been for the benefit of men.

Hibo Wardere

by Hibo Wardere

Hibo Wardere