• Humanitarian

    Dealing with floods

    One year after the worst flooding disaster in the history of the region, more floods triggered by heavy rains have devastated parts of Southern Pakistan. About a million people have been affected and tens of thousands have…

  • Child Rights

    No child to be left behind?

    Education is the basic necessity in life for every individual and every child deserves education as epitomised by the slogan ‘No child left behind.’ But despite such sentiments, special needs children are often amongst the ones left…

  • Child Rights

    Rights of the child

    ACROSS the world millions of street children face a daily struggle of abuse, hunger and exclusion as the international community fails to acknowledge their rights. This is not an issue that affects developing nations. We believe that…

  • Child Care,  Child Rights

    Child labour

    I want to share my views with reference to Harris Khalique’s article ‘Khushi Mohammed’ (June 24). Child labour is a global phenomenon and exists in both developing and under-developed countries. It is universally agreed that denying children…