International Child Helpline Day 2018: Costa Rica

El Patronato Nacional de la Infancia — PANI, or the National Board of Children — is the governing body on the rights of children and youth in Costa Rica, and it has been campaigning against inappropriate relationships since 2017.

International Child Helpline Day 2018: Child Helplines Key to Protection of Children’s Rights in the Americas and Caribbean

The Inter-American Institute of Children and Adolescents of the Organization of American States (IIN / OAS) and Child Helpline International are celebrating International Child Helpline Day 2018 with the launch of a joint publication focusing on child helplines working within the framework of integral protection systems in the Americas and the Caribbean region.

International Child Helpline Day 2018: Young People & Technology around the World

The theme of this year’s International Child Helpline Day is “Inclusion and Technology for Children’s Well-being”, and we’ve been hearing from our network of child helplines around the world how they are using technology in inclusive, creative ways.

International Child Helpline Day 2018: Denmark

The Danish Helpline “BørneTelefonen” uses a lot of different technologies and media to reach different target groups: toll-free telephone lines, SMS text messaging, and a website where children can chat and give each other advice.

International Child Helpline Day 2018: Greece

Since 2015 Greece has been at the forefront of a mass influx of refugees and migrants who flee war, persecution and economic adversities in their countries in search of a safe heaven and a better future in Europe.

International Child Helpline Day 2018: Kenya

In Kenya, there are 51.1 million internet users in a country of about 45 million people, interacting and transacting from the comfort of their own homes, using phones and other technology.