The Philippines have finally passed a law prohibiting child marriage. The new law states it is now a criminal offence to marry or cohabit with anyone under 18. Those found guilty will face up to 12 years in prison.
Over the years, young students in China have been going through poor eyesight and the numbers are growing.
CBeebies has confirmed George Webster as a presenter on its CBeebies House. The 20-year-old, who has Down’s syndrome, is an actor, dancer and ambassador for the charity Mencap.
Richard Scott William Hutchinson was born five months prematurely and was given a 0% chance of survival. But now, he is celebrating his first birthday after beating those odds.
Seven-year-old Elizabeth Norman will become the first child to send something to the moon. She was given this opportunity after her passion for space led her to stage the launch of a massive homemade Vulcan Centaur rocket from her garden.
Volunteers from the NGO Clean Yangon were inspired to start a construction project that would repurpose local plastic waste from Myanmar’s Ayeyarwady River into building materials.
Going to university costs a LOT of money and due to the recent pandemic its made it even more difficult for students to pay of their loans. Because of this, Delaware State University (DSU) will cancel over $730,000 in student loan debt.
6-year-old Mateo Toscano, had to spend most of his days inside due to leukemia. Mateo would people watch from his living room window and watched delivery drivers drop off packages to people. He saw that it was a way to bring joy to others and wanted to do the same.
Srija, a 14-year-old girl from Telangana, a city in India’s Gadwal region, has created biodegradable planting pots made from discarded peanut shells. She came up with the idea after one day while she was digging in the dirt to plant a tree, she found a plastic bag underground.
A group of bikers, called the Bikers Against Child Abuse organisation, come together to help encourage children to speak up against their abusers.