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DRI hosts UN panel on children’s rights at disability conference (COSP)

Strategies to End Violence against Children in Institutions: The Right to Grow up in a Family and the Dangers of Orphanage Voluntourism Thursday, June 14, 2018 6:30 – 8:00 PM United Nations Headquarters, New York, CR B The panel will

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International Women’s Day – remembering tragedy at Guatemala orphanage

One year ago today, 41 girls were killed in a fire in an orphanage in Guatemala. The girls, aged 14 to 17, had used the occasion of International Women’s Day to protest the sexual abuse they suffered in the institution

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Worldwide Children’s Campaign

Worldwide Children’s Campaign

“Disability Rights International […] convincingly documents, with heartbreaking photos and videos, practices that it calls torture.”

The New York Times
Raúl Montoya, Colectivo Chuhcan

Disability Rights International “[…] refuses to accept that the disabled in poor countries should be consigned to lives of torture.”

The Washington Post