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 It’s International Child Helpline Day! News Child Helpline International founder awarded with Dutch Royal Honour News Exciting times ahead as ICMEC joins Child Helpline International in Amsterdam Coming all the way from Alexandria, Virginia, the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children were warmly welcomed by our team in Amsterdam to hammer out a strategy for our 27 month programme that commits to prevent and support survivors of online child sexual exploitation and abuse. News Hrabri telefon on Viber In January 2018, Hrabri telefon (also known as Brave Phone) in Croatia started a Viber campaign. News Teaming up with ICMEC to support child survivors of sexual exploitation and abuse Child Helpline International and the International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children (ICMEC) proudly join forces to protect and support child survivors of sexual abuse and exploitation. News Marking ten years of 116 in Kenya! News Joining hands with UNICEF in Eastern and Southern Africa to ensure children’s voices are heard We are happy to have partnered with UNICEF’s Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Office (ESARO) to support child helplines in the Eastern and Southern Africa (ESA) region. News #PressforProgress News NEWS FLASH! Our 2016-2020 strategy has had a branding makeover! News Combining Efforts In Ending Violence Against Children – A Global Partnership On February 14th, 2018, the Government of Sweden, the Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children and the WePROTECT Global Alliance hosted the Agenda 2030 for Children: End Violence Solutions Summit in Stockholm, Sweden. News PRESS RELEASE: Child Helpline International and Telenor Group team up to help children stay safe online Fornebu, Norway and Amsterdam, 6 February 2018 – A record number of nearly 25 million children and young people across the world contacted a child helpline in 2016. News Childline Zimbabwe launches the 116 App! News In 2017 we organised five Regional Consultations! Our Regional Consultations are held biannually and are crucial in helping us to reach our strategic goals and support our members in their mission. News LEAP Report: Child Helplines Fighting Child Online Sexual Abuse As a partner in the WePROTECT Global Alliance to End Child Sexual Exploitation, we implemented the LEAP project (Leadership in Empowering and Activating Child Helplines to Protect Children Online).