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What’s in the media

A selection of articles published in the media on the issue of child protection before, during and after Mega Sporting Events

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Hope Remains for Rio Olympic Games – Herald GlobeThe games are taking place as Brazil struggles with a deep economic recession, rampant corruption and an embattled president facing a pending impeachment trial. Rio itself is…http://www.heraldglobe.com/index.php/sid/246284993

29/07/2016

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Rio 2016 Evictions: The Victory That Went Against the OddsIt was supposed to be the end of a battle which has lasted at least seven years. Last Friday, July 23, was the day set aside for the 20 families who are…http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/beth-mcloughlin/rio-2016-evictions-the-vi_b_11187664.html

27/07/2016

 

Read the article written by Beth McLoughlin and Carla Kweifio-Okai : 

01/06/2016

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What Has Violence Got to Do With the Olympic Games? | Beth McLoughlinDespite the problems they face, all the vulnerable children I spoke to at the Street Child Games were looking forward to the Olympic Games in Rio this year. The power of sport to inspire and transform lives is immense – how much better it would be if that was harnessed without any harm being committed at the same time.http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/beth-mcloughlin/olympic-games_b_9616026.html

06/04/2016

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What price an Olympics that protects the rights of children and their families? | Andrea Florence | The Guardian With preparations for the Rio Olympics punctuated by clearance operations and evictions, the Olympic dream has turned sour for thousands of Brazilian childrenhttp://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2016/mar/18/olympic-games-2016-rio-de-janeiro-child-rights-families

29/03/2016

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Marianne MEIER | Francs JeuxDix-neuvième épisode: la Suissesse Marianne Meier, directrice de la campagne « Children Win » de l’organisation Terre des Hommeshttp://www.francsjeux.com/rio2016/2016/03/15/marianne-meier/25673

16/03/2016

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