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Internally displaced people who have fled the city of Raqqa

Internally displaced people who have fled the city of Raqqa

Syria: escalating humanitarian crisis in Raqqa

19/10/2017 15:33

As the city of Syrian city of Raqqa is recaptured from so-called Islamic State militants, the International charity 'Save the Children' is warning that the humanitarian crisis in the  northeast  of the country is rapidly escalating.

 

 

Pope Francis greets children while on his Apostolic Visit to Colombia

Pope Francis greets children while on his Apostolic Visit to Colombia

Pope in Colombia greets children in Hogar San Jose Home: Full text

09/09/2017 22:30

Pope Francis greeted the children of Hogar San Jose Children's Home on Saturday in Medellin, while on his Apostolic Visit to Colombia, telling them that wherever St. Joseph is, Jesus and Mary are also there

 

File photo of one of the biggest camp for people displaced by Islamist Extremist in Maiduguri, Nigeria.

File photo of one of the biggest camp for people displaced by Islamist Extremist in Maiduguri, Nigeria.

Aid agency highlights malnourished children in Lake Chad Region

06/09/2017 07:37

An aid agency is warning that the number of children suffering from life-threatening malnutrition across Africa’s Lake Chad Basin has soared since last year and could spiral further, as Boko Haram terrorists ramp up attacks in the region.

Indian activists and students protesting against the death of some 79 people, many of them children, at a government hospital in Gorakhpur.

Indian activists and students protesting against the death of some 79 people, many of them children, at a government hospital in Gorakhpur.

Indian Church mourns Gorakhpur hospital deaths ‎

14/08/2017 17:14

Some 79 people, among them many children, have died, reportedly due to lack of liquid oxygen in a large hospital in northern India’s Uttar Pradesh state. 

 

A migrant child sits on the deck of a NGO ship as it arrives with migrants on board in Italy

A migrant child sits on the deck of a NGO ship as it arrives with migrants on board in Italy

Holy See denounces detention of migrant children

12/06/2017 11:20

The Holy See, in the person of Archbishop Ivan Jurkovič, has called on the international community to protect the rights of unaccompanied migrant children and to consider them primarily as children rather than as migrants

 

Children from earthquake-stricken town in Central Italy meet with Pope Francis

Pope Francis on Saturday met with children from the towns Norcia, Cascia, Accumoli, Amatrice, Arquata del Tronto, and Acquasanta – communities that were devastated by a series of earthquakes that struck central Italy last year.

Children from earthquake-stricken central Italy visit Pope

03/06/2017 15:44

A special "Children's Train" brought children from earthquake-stricken towns in Central Italy to Rome for a special encounter with the Pope. 

 

Pope Francis with middle school children

Pope Francis meets with middle school children who ask him questions about suffering, about growing up and about how to change the world for the better

Pope answers childrens' questions about suffering and growing up

02/06/2017 14:19

At an audience in the Vatican on Friday, school children ask Pope Francis some tough questions about why God lets kids suffer, how they can change the world and how to overcome their fears of growing up