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TOGO: Salesian Film and Awareness Campaign Work to Address Violations of Children’s Basic Rights

By at March 6, 2015 | 9:23 am

TOGO: Salesian Film and Awareness Campaign Work to Address Violations of Children’s Basic Rights

(MissionNewswire) A short documentary film, “Yo no soy bruja” (translated “I’m not a witch”), sponsored by the Salesian Missions office in Madrid, Spain, is one of 21 finalists for the Espiello Awards at the International Festival of Ethnographic Documentaries in Sobrarbe, one of the traditional districts of Aragon, Spain. The festival is the only national more...

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INDIA: Salesians Offer Hope, Education to India’s Child Laborers

By at April 4, 2014 | 6:23 pm

INDIA: Salesians Offer Hope, Education to India’s Child Laborers

(MissionNewswire) India has the largest number of child laborers under the age of 14 in the world, according to UNICEF. Many are engaged in dangerous occupations and live life on the streets. In 2010, India passed a landmark law mandating that all children between the ages of 6 and 14 be in school, but according to UNICEF, millions of children remain in the workforce. more...

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