Our work The first global meeting of child helplines was held in The Netherlands in 2003, when 49 child helplines got together to form Child Helpline International. Today, our worldwide network is more than 180-strong, an international collective of civil society and governmental organisations that listen to children every day. News What is the role of child helplines in emergencies? We have all been horrified by accounts of victims and witnesses to the recent hurricanes in the United States and the Caribbean, and by the terrible floods in South Asia. Our hearts go out to everyone affected. News Supporting the Government of Benin to set up a child helpline News Kanner-Jugendtelefon celebrates 25th anniversary News Can a child call 116 111 in Italy and France? News We need a new UN framework to protect children online News Dear Helpline, is my child safe online? Are you a parent or caregiver concerned about children’s safety? News How effective and useful is the European harmonised number 116 111? With the support of the European Commission and the hard work of child helplines in Europe, we have been working for the past ten years on a smooth allocation and operationalisation of the regionally harmonised number 116 111 across all European Union Member States. News Alliance to Better Protect Minors Online announces individual industry commitments Creating a safe environment for children online is a key area of work for Child Helpline International. News LeadYoung – Jeroo Billimoria starting young The persistent work of our founder Jeroo Billimoria for children’s rights and inclusion is inspirational. News One voice, one number: our new video This year we celebrate the 10th anniversary of the European directive reserving the number 116 111 to child helplines in Europe. News The African Child Policy Forum receives the 2017 ISCI Impact Award News Words of appreciation on International Child Helpline Day We’re delighted to share with you this message from Benyam Dawit Mezmur, Former Chair of the Committee on the Rights of the Child. News We welcome Dr Najat Maalla M’jid to our Supervisory Board News LINEAS 102: Reaching out to every child in Argentina Every child must have the chance to be heard.