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Time for a change : Child brides in Malaysia

By Manisha Umapathy Shame is probably one of the most commonly used words in the English vocabulary in Asian society....

Time for a change : Child brides in Malaysia
posted on: Jul 19, 2015

Child Abuse

By Chesryn Tania Ridzuan   As the 21st century embraces new modern innovations especially after the phenomenal...

posted on: Jul 19, 2015

“Every Child Has A Right To Childhood” Camp 2014...

by Cathryn Anila I attended a camp titled “Every Child Has A Right To Childhood” which was organized by Persatuan...

“Every Child Has A Right To Childhood” Camp 2014
posted on: Mar 2, 2015

Weigh consent for child marriages carefully, group...

The authorities need to be “slow” in giving their approval for cases of child marriages, said Voice of Children...

Weigh consent for child marriages carefully, group says
posted on: Mar 2, 2015
NGOs Doubt New Move can Protect at Risk Children

NGOs Doubt New Move can Protect at Risk Children

posted on: Mar 2, 2015

NON-governmental organisations (NGOs) working on the welfare of stateless and migrant children in Selangor and Kuala Lumpur hope the Government can...

Parents urged to Safeguard Children Against Peadophiles on Social Media

Parents urged to Safeguard Children Against Peadop...

posted on: Mar 2, 2015

With paedophiles widely reported to be using the Internet, women groups are asking parents to monitor their children’s social media interaction...

Constant Vigilance of Predators lurking on Social Media Sites

Constant Vigilance of Predators lurking on Social ...

posted on: Mar 2, 2015

Cases of missing children last year were lower than in 2013, but parents still need to be alert, especially with predators lurking on social media...

New Law Against Parental Neglect Must be Balanced, Say Child Advocates

New Law Against Parental Neglect Must be Balanced,...

posted on: Mar 2, 2015

Child advocates have questioned a proposed new law with stiffer punishment for parents who neglect their children, and are urging the government to...

Groups Back Court Caning Ban

Groups Back Court Caning Ban

posted on: Mar 2, 2015

The Government’s plan to abolish the caning of minors in court is the right move, say child groups and activists.  Voice of the Children president...

Penang – Legal Training

Penang – Legal Training

posted on: Mar 2, 2015

  VoC conducted its fourth legal training on Children and the Youth in the Criminal Justice System in Penang in December.  Once again the...

Spare the Rod and Love the Child

posted on: Mar 1, 2015

by Thency In the past couple of months, there has been a great deal of discussion and debate about an announcement made by the Minister of the...

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