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Media Collaboration Toolkit Launched

Without the support of Media Partners, child helplines miss the chance to tell the story of their work. Without Child Helplines, media partners fail to gain the full picture of the realities children and youth face every day. The Media Toolkit for Child Helplines is OUT! And in ALL languages! Don't miss this chance and download your copy now.

New report from the International NGO Council on Violence Against Children

A new report has been launched today, 14 December 2016, by the International NGO Council on Violence Against Children. The study, which is entitled Global Progress & Delay in Ending Violence Against Children, tracks ten years of change since the first study on Violence Against Children was published in 2006.

Child Rights Agencies call on EU to put refugee and migrant children first

On November 29, during the 10th European Forum on the Rights of the Child in Brussels, Child Helpline International has joined 77 other organisations in urging the European Commission and EU Member States to step up protections of migrant and refugee children.

Together for Girls and partners commit to increase rapid care for rape survivors

On September 20, during the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting, Child Helpline International committed to support the Together for Girls' Every Hour Matters campaign, with the goal of ensuring rapid and comprehensive care services to rape survivors.

Amsterdam Reigns for Child Rights NGOs

The city is home to Aflatoun International, which ranked 29th, Child Finance International (CYFI), which placed 48th and Child Helpline International (CHI), which came in at 99th in this year’s eagerly awaited Top 500 NGOs, published by NGO Advisor. All three organizations are dedicated to working for the rights of children and youth worldwide.

We need a stronger international cooperation to protect thousands of refugee and migrant children

‘Protecting children in migration is a shared European as well as global responsibility’, said Sheila Donovan, Executive Director or Child Helpline International, at the press conference hosted by The Smile of the Child last week in Thessaloniki.

CHI launched the global report Voices of Children and Young People

Child Helpline International launched the latest report in the series Voices of Children and Young People, which presents the data collected in 2014 from child helplines around the world.

Setting up a child helpline in the Republic of South Sudan - a Roadmap to follow

CHI is proud to share the finalised Roadmap for the creation of a child helpline in the Republic of South Sudan!

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"I think a lot about ending my life.”

Child Helpline International marks #WorldMentalHealthDay today, launching our film highlighting the lack of resources that prevent child helplines from picking up EVERY call from a young person in crisis. Child helplines need to be there for all children, all the time. Help us to make this a reality. Please go to and donate now.

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Working together to keep children safe online

Child Helpline International and the GSMA co-hosted a workshop to develop a common strategy on online safety for children. The meeting brought together key stakeholders working in the area of child protection – child helplines, telecoms and the wider ICT industry, members of Child Helpline International’s Youth Advisory Council, as well as law enforcement and other specialists on online safety - and consisted of panel discussions followed by working sessions.

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Youth Advisory Council celebrates International Youth Day 2015

To commemorate this year’s International Youth Day, focused on youth civic participation, the Youth Advisory Council have joined forces and created a video message for children and young people worldwide.

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IC 2014 Highlights video

Over the course of three days (29-31 October 2014) in London, CHI held an International Consultation for child helplines from across the globe. Over 300 people attended the event to network and share ideas and best practice with stakeholders and peers.

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