“The complainant informed that the girl had eloped a few months ago with a boy and to prevent any such incidences in the future, her family decided to get her married to the boy. On reaching Nabi Karim area, the girl’s grandmother informed the commission’s team that they were going to complete the engagement ceremony,” DCW officials said. … [Read more...] about DCW stops child marriage, registers case
Conference will arrange child marriages for christian homeschoolers
Diệp Năng Bình, a lawyer at the Tĩnh Thông Luật law office, said children’s rights have been promoted and the Party and State have continued to provide the best for children, including constantly revising and adjusting laws and policies to suit new education and child protection requirements. … [Read more...] about Tougher sentences for child abusers: NA deputies
"Millions of children were out of school for a long period and we see especially in developing countries that, even after the easing of lockdown, there is an enormous drop-off rate, with large numbers of children failing to return," said Marc Dullaert, foundation chairman. … [Read more...] about Vietnam third best on child rights in Southeast Asia: survey
Reporting by Ellen Wulfhorst, editing by Lyndsay Griffiths and Claire Cozens. Please credit the Thomson Reuters Foundation, the charitable arm of Thomson Reuters, that covers the lives of people around the world who struggle to live freely or fairly. Visit http://news.trust.org … [Read more...] about U.S. online marriages feared providing cover for child brides
But the bishops who authored the working document do not in any way suggest that there will be major policy changes about birth control or sex outside of marriage, but they do suggest there will be some wiggle room when it comes to allowing divorced Catholics to take communion or, in special circumstances, allowing babies born to single parents or same-sex couples to be baptized, saying “the child must be received with the same care, tenderness and concern which is given to other children.” They did soften the language when it comes to gays and lesbians, admitting that priests often fail to understand just “how to deal with same-sex couples.” … [Read more...] about Did the Pope Just Wink at Gay Marriage?