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Top : Society : Issues : Children, Youth and Family : Child Poverty (24 web sites)
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American Bar Association Juvenile Justice Center
Working in partnership with other ABA entities, bar associations, and local and state advocacy groups to monitor and influence juvenile justice policy and practice.
http://www.abanet.org/dch/committee.cfm?com=CR200000

Boes.org
Multilingual human and children's rights across the world.
http://boes.org/index.shtml

Child Rights Information Network
Promotes children's rights to survival, growth and development, protection and participation through information exchange and database building.
http://www.crin.org/

Children Investment Fund Foundation
Funds projects to improve the lives of children living in poverty in developing countries. Projects and grant information.
http://www.ciff.org/

Children of Ethiopia Education Fund
Girl's sponsorship program in Ethiopia. Currently over 560 girls are being assisted by the program.
http://www.coeef.org/

Eliminate Child Labour in Tobacco
Contributes to the elimination of child labour in tobacco growing and seeks to improve the living standards of children.
http://www.eclt.org/

Global ChildNet
An internet resource offering a range of accessible, child health related, on-line services to include: databases and other information on issues related to the well-being of the children worldwide.
http://www.gcsltdc.com/gcnb_p.html

International Federation Terre des Hommes
An international organization that develops and implements projects designed to improve the living conditions of disadvantaged children.
http://www.terredeshommes.org/

Jubilee Campaign
A UK human rights group lobbying to protect children's rights and the persecuted church with a very extensive links page on human rights.
http://www.jubileecampaign.co.uk/

Magna Carta Plus
Extensive documents and declarations on human rights including the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.
http://magnacartaplus.org/uno-docs/ch-rights.htm

National Independent Living Association
Information on NILA, a national network of public and private organizations, individuals, youth and foster parents committed to independent living and transitional living services for older at-risk youth and their families.
http://www.nilausa.org/

Operation Iraqi Children
Supports the efforts of American soldiers to assist Iraqi children. School supply kit program, forum, and media center.
http://www.operationiraqichildren.org/

PLAN International
A child-focused, non-profit development organization aiding deprived children in developing countries.
http://plan-international.org/

Point Hope
Point Hope's mission is to help starving children in the Buduburham refugee camp in Ghana, Africa.
http://www.pointhope.org/

Save America's Children First
The site presents the Convention on the Rights of the Child, FAQ and opinion on its relevance to children in United States.
http://www.theodora.com/teddy/unicef.html

Tenderness Without Borders
A private initiative to promote children's rights and welfare the world over.
http://www.angelfire.com/az/Xsmas2000/

The Children of Eastern Europe - Northstar Gallery
A photographic documentary on children living in orphanages, psychiatric hospitals of Russia, Moldova and the underground of Bucharest Romania.
http://northstargallery.com/pages/RussiaHome.htm

The Emma Page
Tragic accident brings three communities together to build a school in Ecuador. Organization run by children, for children gets the work done.
http://www.bmts.com/~jangord/

The Next Generation: In the Wake of the Genocide
A report by a team of citizens on the impact of the Gujarat pogrom on children and the young.
http://www.onlinevolunteers.org/gujarat/reports/children/index.htm?

UK Committee For UNICEF
Seeks to change attitudes and generate support for children's rights through campaigns in the UK and other countries.
http://www.unicef.org.uk/

War Child
A network of independent organizations working across the world to help children affected by war.
http://www.warchild.org/