The Consortium for Street Children (CSC) is a global network that raises street children’s voices, promotes their rights and improves their lives. We do this through our focus on advocacy, research and network development.
CSC CEO Succession
Sadly Dr. Sarah Thomas de Benitez will be stepping down from her CEO role at the end of the year, due to her family’s expedited relocation to Asia at the end of this year. In her time at the helm, Sarah has made an enormous contribution to the CSC: creating our 5-year strategy, building and bringing stability to the Executive team, spearheading the UN General Comment initiative, strengthening research, and beginning to place the organisation on a more even keel through diverse sources of funding. Continue reading
Travelling with Bamboo: In Ecuador with Juconi
Hi, Siân here! As you will probably know by now, I’ve been on the road launching Building with Bamboo, our new learning project on resilience in partnership with Oak Foundation. Two weeks ago I visited another of our learning partners, this time in Ecuador.
Travelling with Bamboo: Meeting CWISH in Kathmandu, Nepal!
Siân here, Network Development and Resilience Project Manager for CSC, and this week, temporarily based in Kathmandu, Nepal! Our new learning project Building with Bamboo, in partnership with the Oak Foundation, is kicking off, and I have been spending time with CWISH, our learning partner here in the Nepalese capital. Continue reading
We have over 80 members including:
Laughter Africa works with street children to fulfil their aspirations and to help them to bring about positive change in their lives in the following ways:
(1) By trying to trace the street children’s families in the hope that they can be reunited with their family. Continue reading