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.

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Participants at the UN consultation on homelessness in Buenos Aires, Argentina (November 2015)

CSC represented at UN consultation on homelessness

CSC took part in a major UN consultation on homelessness in Buenos Aires in November 2015.

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CSC Annual General Meeting

CSC’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) took place on 4th November 2015.

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I move, therefore I am not: CSC’s Research Conference on 5th November

Consortium for Street Children’s annual Research Conference this year will explore different conceptualisations of street-connected children’s identities. It will address the fluidity of their identities and consider the implications of this for researchers, practitioners and street children.

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Resource Centre

Visit the world's largest online collection of publications and research reports on street children.

Demand a Day

Join thousands of others and sign our petition calling for a UN recognised day for street children.

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Member spotlight

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