They must be able to depend on the adult world to take care of them, to defend their rights and to help them to develop and realize their potential. According to Child Soldiers International, most of Europe and Africa have now adopted the Straight 18 standard, which prohibits people under the age of 18 to join state armed groups.
Orphans and street children are in a miserable condition.
Some children seem to be working as the house boys and girls in the cities. Yet, violence against children is endemic: each day, terrible abuses and acts of violence against children are committed worldwide The parents who are uneducated think that education is necessary only for boys, but not for girls.
Any subject. Hugh Cunningham, a Professor of Social History, in his book entitled Children and Childhood: In Western SocietySince analyzes the historical context of family and child rearing and highlights influences that have helped shaped the rights of children