children

WHO says air pollution kills 600,000 children every year

WHO says air pollution kills 600,000 children every year

Published 30/10/2018

GENEVA (Reuters) - Air pollution kills an estimated 600,000 children every year and causing symptoms ranging from loss of intelligence to obesity and ear infections [more…]

Lessons learned about children from war zones and refugee camps

Lessons learned about children from war zones and refugee camps

Published 04/09/2018

(Reuters Health) - What do children really need? The answers may be found in war zones and refugee camps, a psychiatrist and relief worker suggests. [more…]

Artist captures war as seen by children – toys included

Artist captures war as seen by children – toys included

Published 10/07/2018

BEIRUT/DEBAGA CAMP, Iraq (Reuters) - U.S. photographer Brian McCarty wants you to see the horrors of war, but through the eyes of a child. There [more…]

U.S. to reunite only half of young migrant children by Tuesday…

U.S. to reunite only half of young migrant children by Tuesday…

Published 09/07/2018

SAN DIEGO/WILMINGTON, Del. (Reuters) - The U.S. government is struggling to reunite immigrant families it separated at the border with Mexico and only about half [more…]

U.S. seeks court guidance on deadlines to reunite migrant families

U.S. seeks court guidance on deadlines to reunite migrant families

Published 06/07/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government is seeking guidance from a federal court over its efforts to reunite migrant parents and their children before court-imposed [more…]

U.S. moving some detained migrant parents closer to their children

U.S. moving some detained migrant parents closer to their children

Published 05/07/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government is moving some migrant parents to detention sites closer to the young children they were separated from while crossing [more…]

U.S. official says agency did not lose immigrant children

U.S. official says agency did not lose immigrant children

Published 29/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Over 1,500 immigrant children who have entered the United States unaccompanied are not “lost,” as Senate testimony by an administration official in [more…]

New York City’s window guard policy tied to fewer falls and deaths

New York City’s window guard policy tied to fewer falls and deaths

Published 26/04/2018

(Reuters Health) - New York City’s window guard rule, which requires building owners to install window-limiting devices in apartments with children under age 10, has [more…]

Exclusive: U.S. memo weakens guidelines for protecting immigrant child

Exclusive: U.S. memo weakens guidelines for protecting immigrant child

Published 23/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Detainees sleep in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility, in Brownsville, Texas June 18, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Gay/Pool/File [more…]

U.S. House approves funding for children`s healthcare program

U.S. House approves funding for children`s healthcare program

Published 03/11/2017

The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday approved legislation to continue a federal insurance program for millions of lower-income children and pregnant women, but with an ongoing funding battle it could be weeks before the program gets more money. [more…]