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22 Jun 2019
In Hungary, the law prohibits children being taken away from the family because of their poverty, but one-third of the children in care are separated from their families due to this reason. In Nógrád County, this percentage is 38 percent and the...
06 Feb 2019
According to the new joint report of UNICEF and ILO only 35% of children has social protection coverage, the situation is the most concerning in Asia where only 28% have, and in Africa with as few as 16% of children enjoy a welfare safety net....
20 Jan 2017
The Hungarian NGO "Család, Gyermek, Ifjúság" published an interview with Ms. Maria Herczog, sociologist, based on an article that appeared in Budapest Beacon. A Család, Gyermek, Ifjúság Egyesület honlapja jelentette meg a cikkeg a Budapest Beacon...
17 Apr 2015
'Unicef' reports that eradicating child poverty is one the world’s most important and urgent tasks. Whilst substantial progress has been made in reducing poverty globally, disaggregated data shows that many children are being left behind. The latest...
23 Feb 2015
The 'Irish Mirror' reports on the fact that children in poverty are being failed by the Irish government year on year. A study from the Children’s Rights Alliance (CRA) gave the Government an F on the group’s annual report card, dropping from an E-...

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