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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

Terre des Hommes Concerned for Child Rights in Rio — ATRadio(ATR) The International Olympic Committee should do all in its power to stop police violence and the forced eviction of children and families from neighborhoods in Rio de…—-ATRadio/292/Articles


Fußball und Menschenrechte: Wie politisch ist der Sport? - Nürnberg -

Fußball und Menschenrechte: Wie politisch ist der Sport? – Nürnberg – nordbayern.deNÜRNBERG – Fußball und Menschenrechte – wie geht das zusammen? Dieser Frage widmet sich ein zweitägiger Kongress mit 100 Teilnehmern, den die Deutsche Akademie für Fußball-Kultur…



Rio Olympics linked to widespread human rights violations, report reveals | World news | The GuardianThe 2016 Olympics have prompted widespread violations of children’s rights and other civil liberties, according to a new dossier of alleged abuses compiled by academics and nongovernmental organisations.Terre des Hommes, the NGO that contributed the chapter on children.


UN: Brazil's Military Police Kills Kids to 'Clean Streets' | News | teleSUR English

UN: Brazil’s Military Police Kills Kids to ‘Clean Streets’ | News | teleSUR English system of impunity is giving Brazilian police carte blanche to systematically kill children, the U.N. denounced.


Olympic ringsIOC attacked by human rights groups over Olympics host city contract | Sport | The Guardian coalition of human rights organisations has criticised the IOC for not living up to the expectations of its Agenda 2020 reform programme


menschenrechte-und-ioc-keineOlympia-Vertrag: „Das Wort Menschenrechte kommt nicht vor“ – Sport – FAZ kritisieren das IOC für den „Host City Vertrag“ für künftige Olympia-Gastgeber. Die darin enthaltenen Verpflichtungen seien unzureichend, nachlässig und erstaunlich lückenhaft.


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