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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"If the whole world was listening"

IDSC 2014 success!

This year we asked network members and others working with street children to promote the campaign for UN recognition through their own events on and around the Day by asking street children: “If the whole world was listening, what would you say”?

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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.

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CSC and our partner Aviva

Aviva became a corporate Partner of the Consortium for Street Children in 2010 when it launched Street to School, its global flagship community programme.

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Get involved

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.

Social media

Join our growing community of supporters on social media – follow us on Twitter or like us on Facebook.


You can make a vital difference to our work and help improve the lives of street children around the world.

Our network

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