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31 child abuse victims reported in 6 months
The Dubai Foundation for Women and Children (DFWAC) received 31 victims of child abuse in the first half of 2014, which included 11 sheltered (internal) cases and 20 external cases. Afra Al Basti, Director General of the Dubai Foundation for Women ...
 Emirates2474 days ago
DFWAC received 31 victims of child abuse in 6 months
Home News Article A Aug 18 2014 DUBAI, 18th August, 2014 (WAM) -- Dubai Foundation for Women and Children (DFWAC) received 31 victims of child abuse in the first half of the ongoing year, which included 11 sheltered (internal) cases and 20 external ...
 Zawya.com4 days ago
DUBAI, 18th August, 2014 (WAM) — Dubai Foundation for Women and Children (DFWAC) received 31 victims of child abuse in the first half of the ongoing year, which included 11 sheltered (internal) cases and 20 external cases.
Afra Al Basti, Director General of the Dubai Foundation for Women and Children, revealed that all the sheltered children in DFWAC during the same period were abused by their fathers, and they were referred by Dubai Police. Al Basti added that ...
 Federation of Arab News Agencies4 days ago
DFWAC receives 31 victims of child abuse
DUBAI: Dubai Foundation for Women and Children (DFWAC) received 31 victims of child abuse in the first half of the ongoing year, which included 11 sheltered (internal) cases and 20 external cases. Afra Al Basti, Director General of the Dubai ...
 The Gulf Today3 days ago
DFWAC receives 31 child abuse victims in 6 months
Dubai Foundation for Women and Children official says all the sheltered children at the foundation were abused by their fathers and were referred to them by the Dubai Police. The Dubai Foundation for Women and Children (DFWAC) ...
 Khaleej Times3 days ago
Sharp fall in human trafficking cases in UAE
The Dubai Foundation for Women and Children (DFWAC) has provided shelter and care services for 18 victims of human trafficking between the beginning of last year and the end of the first half of this year, with no Emirati citizens among the cases ...
 Emirates Business 24/72 weeks ago
DFWAC announces 75% decrease in human trafficking victims in first half of 2014
Home News Article A Aug 04 2014 DUBAI, 4th August, 2014 (WAM) -- The Dubai Foundation for Women and Children, DFWAC, has provided shelter and care services for 18 victims of human trafficking between the beginning of last year and the end of the ...
 Zawya.com2 weeks ago
DUBAI, 4th August, 2014 (WAM) — The Dubai Foundation for Women and Children, DFWAC, has provided shelter and care services for 18 victims of human trafficking between the beginning of last year and the end of the first half of this year, with no Emirati c
Afra Al Basti, Director-General of DFWAC, said that the U.A.E. has made strong efforts in the fight against human trafficking, including efforts to raise awareness of the phenomenon, which led to achieving a significant decrease in the number of ...
 Federation of Arab News Agencies2 weeks ago
SAWA Warns about Implications of Israeli Aggression on Gaza Children
(WAFA) SAWA, a Palestinian non-governmental institution working for women's and children's rights, in a press releaseMonday, warned about the implications of the Israeli military aggression on Gaza children. SAWA said that the number of ...
 Palestine News Agency3 weeks ago
Sharp Rise in Child Sexual Abuse in City, Say Cops
BANGALORE: Last month, child helpline 1098 received a shocking complaint about a physical education instructor at a government school in Kadugodi molesting children. He allegedly made children sit on his lap, hugged, kissed and touched them ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago
31 children abused between January and June this year
A six-month-old baby was one of 11 children taken in by a shelter in Dubai in the first six months of this year because they had been abused by their fathers. The children, nine of them girls and all aged under 10, were removed from their family ...
 Yahoo! Maktoob News3 days ago
Governor Launches Campaign against Child Abuse
KOCHI: Governor Sheila Dikshit believes that to protect children from abuse, it is the public who need to be more vigilant than the police. She was inaugurating the Break the Silence campaign against child abuse, initiated by the Centre for ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago
'Kids need support to report abuse'
NAGPUR: India guarantees its children the right to protection from abuse, exploitation and neglect among several other rights. However, these rights often remain on paper while cases of child abuse are increasing. From 2012 to 2013, crime against ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago
Book Review - Bitter Chocolate: Child Sexual Abuse in India
Each passing day brings into the headlines another sordid story of a child being abused somewhere in the country. After the initial scandal and outrage, the media scatters to find its next new titillating tale to expose, the public finds distraction ...
 DNA India3 weeks ago
Save children from ever growing sexual & physical abuse, says CRISP
Child rape cases have jumped 336% in the past 10 years Younger children, aged between 5-12 years, including boys and girls, are facing more abuse, both physical as well as sexual, and there is an urgent need to safeguard these children and also ...
 Money Life1 month ago
How safe are our child shelter homes?
Government data reveals that children are subjected to gross abuses in the very shelter homes that are made to protect them. There were 932 cases of abuses and violations registered in child care institutions in 2013-14, reveals data furnished by ...
 DNA India1 month ago
Rediff.com
Shelter home HORROR: 'Children sexually abused, made to eat faeces'
Two officials of a children's shelter home in Karjat taluka of Maharashtra's Raigad district were arrested on charges of sexually abusing five minor inmates, police said on Thursday. Based on the complaints of sexual abuse and harassment at the ashram by parents of some of the children, police arrested Chandraprabha Charitable Trust chairman Ajit Dabholkar and manager Lalita Tonde on Tuesday, they said. Dabholkar and Tonde were running the ashram at Takve village in Karjat taluka of Raigad for ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
Dubai Foundation for Women and Children sees big rise in number of helpline callers
DUBAI // The number of callers to a free confidential 24-hour helpline for abused women and children has more than doubled since the beginning of the year.The Dubai Foundation for Women and
 Big News Network1 week ago

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