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News and updates about Children's Rights

'Children of 'Young Settlements' remain without human rights'

'Children of 'Young Settlements' remain without human rights'

MK Mossi Raz's statement that the children of the young settlements should be transferred to foster families.

Legislation of anti-parent bill halted

Legislation of anti-parent bill halted

Knesset committee cancels sessions intended to prepare a law that would make it easier for the State to take children from their parents.

It's not so good growing up with Mom and Momplayer

It's not so good growing up with Mom and Mom

Millie Fontana speaks about the devastating effects of life as a child of lesbians, how life improved after she met 'sperm donor' father.

Anti-parent bill meeting opposition in Knesset

Anti-parent bill meeting opposition in Knesset

Kulanu and Shas oppose the bill that would take away parental rights – but is it all part of a sophisticated scheme?

Feiglin on anti-parent bill: 'Stalin is here'

Feiglin on anti-parent bill: 'Stalin is here'

Ex-MK warns against 'frightening' law that would annul parents' status as guardians over their children.

Gov't approves law cancelling parents' rights

Gov't approves law cancelling parents' rights

Bill takes away parental status as legal guardians of their children, would empower social workers.

HRW Calls on UN to Put Israel on Child Rights Violators List

HRW: Put Israel on Child Rights Violators List

Human Rights Watch urges UN chief to resist pressure and add Israel to an annual "List of Shame" of children's rights violators.

Report: Israel Won't be in UN Report on Children's Rights

Report: Israel Won't be in UN Report on Children

Diplomats claim Israel pressured UN chief to keep it off list of states responsible for violating children's rights in armed conflicts.

Bill: Let Children Change ‘Ridiculous’ Names

Bill: Let Children Change ‘Ridiculous’ Names

Appeal from child named "mourning" leads to law giving children a say in choosing their own first name.