Children Win

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Children Win

“There was turmoil. They were so aggressive”

What really happened to children in Rio during the Olympics? Watch Gabriel’s story. The 17-year-old student was one of at least 75 youths arrested without grounds for taking part in peaceful protests against the negative effects of the Olympic Games. Gabriel’s evidence…

29/09/2016 / , , ,

What really happened to children in Rio during the Olympics?

What really happened to children in Rio during the Olympics? Find out on September 29th, when we release our briefing, Breaking Records, which exposes the devastating impact of Rio 2016 on thousands of young people. Follow @ChildrenWin on Twitter Like our…

23/09/2016 / , , ,

Stories of forced evictions in Rio go online in English

  Agência Pública, a non-profit centre for investigative journalism, has translated testimonies of 100 forced evictions as a result of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games into English for a live database. The Project 100 database is a unique primary resource…

08/09/2016 / , ,

Convention hears our call for formal talks to prevent human rights abuses

Terre des Hommes’ Marianne Meier has presented evidence from our campaign to sports science and education experts from around the world at a high-level convention in Santos – São Paulo, Brazil. Speaking at the International Convention on Science, Education and Medicine…

05/09/2016 / , ,

Film Reviews: Voice of The Fighter is Important

  Terre des Hommes’ award-winning documentary, The Fighter has been hailed as ‘important’ and ‘inspiring’ following its screening last week at a film festival in Rio. The documentary was also praised for giving a voice to children and speaking to…

02/09/2016 / , , ,

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