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By Dr Cesar Chelala The numbers of Syrian children affected by the brutal war ravaging their country are truly disheartening. According to UN agencies, one million children, three-quarters of them are under 11, have had to flee their country since the conflict began in 2011. “This one millionth child refugee is not just another number. …
UNICEF guides its country offices to create technology programmes that addresses the educational needs of children
Men accused of gathering children to take part in pro-Morsi sit-ins released from custody pending investigation
Larger than life cartoon characters liven up an iftar to cheer up children with cancer
42 children detained after suspicions that the Brotherhood gathered them to participate in their sit-ins
State Information Service press conference accuses Muslim Brotherhood of using human shields
The edutainment concept of KidZania teaches children about the real world by learning about jobs, money and social responsibility
Majority of arrested are minors according to lawyer
WhatsApp, Viper, Blackberry, and new forms of test fraud keeping pace with advancements in technology
According to the report, issued ahead of the World Day Against Child Labour on 12 June, the number of working children between the ages of five and 17 is 1.59m, or 9.3% of all children.
El Warsha organises a variety of activities for both the young and old, including workshops for media and visual arts, movie screenings, art exhibitions, seminars, and designing handcrafted artwork.
Seven minors are detained for more than a month pending investigation
Police arrested 13 young protesters following clashes in Downtown Cairo after the day’s planned marches to Tahrir Square
For attempting to bring down makeshift walls erected by ministry
Police dispersed Friday protests with teargas
The Egyptian Autistic Society will raise awareness for autism in Egypt during the month of April with several activities
Officials claim incidents of violence against students are ‘minor’, while some parents support ‘harmless’ beatings to keep the kids under control
The number of minors arrested since 25 January is at 383 with 111 still in custody, ECCR reports
Human rights organisations reject children’s detention alongside adults
Systematic targeting of civilians results in disproportionate amount of arrested children
Cairo cabbie informs Adel Heine she is not a woman
Egyptian children might not be the geniuses that you claim they are, but they are smart enough not to respect you.
“The children we deprive today of their childhood, will deprive us from their youthful energies in the future” Dr Samar Youssef
Party heads seek boycott but youth to go forward with campaign
For how long are we supposed to live in the Joker’s Gotham? Can we have a Batman please!
A rural rehabilitation centre faces financial and social barriers in its struggle to provide care to disabled children
Six month suspended sentence predictable, says lawyer
The lack of state institutions and the story of Mina and Nabil
Nevertheless, seeing a talented live orchestra is always something to behold, even if your ear is not attuned to the subtleties of classical chamber music and seeing the symphony orchestra play in tune with the story being told was a real treat.
They go barefoot, are always smudgy and have the pleading look down pat, yet their eyes are 80 years old. They turn vicious if you decline their wares and insults and curses, shouted in small, shrill voices, will follow those who say no down the street.