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.
Research Conference 2014
Do I count if you count me? A critical look at counting street-connected children
Consortium for Street Children’s annual Research Conference will this year address the challenges and opportunities of counting street-connected children. Continue reading
UNCRC to develop General Comment on Children in Street Situations
The UN Committee on the Rights of the Child will develop a General Comment on Children in Street Situations, this comes two decades after the UN General Assembly first called for a General Comment on street children. Continue reading
Toolkit on working with street girls
Work is nearly complete on CSC’s ‘Working with adolescent street girls’ toolkit. CSC developed the toolkit in direct response to our network members’ need for guidance of this type.
We have 89 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