Support our work against violence and sexual abuse of children
The signs are rarely this obvious, but an estimated one in five girls and one in ten boys globally has been subjected to sexual abuse. Why don’t we speak up about something that affects so many? Silence is the perpetrator’s best friend. Help us break it!
Childhood works to prevent violence and sexual abuse of children. Support us!
Lucinda – everyday hero in Lavender Hill
Lavender Hill, despite its pretty name, is one of the most violent townships in Cape Town. At the heart of Lavender Hill lives Lucinda.… Read more
Childhood Sweden: New campaign draws attention to how we can prevent sexual abuse of children
One in five children in Sweden is the victim of sexual abuse — but this could be prevented. On November 18, the European… Read more
WHERE WE ARE ENGAGED
CAMBODIAIn Cambodia, Childhood is working with twelve project partners on the ground, primarily focused on supporting families.
MOLDOVAChildhood's two project partners in Moldova are aiming to implement a parent support program in the country and start and activity center for migrants´ children.
NEPALIn Nepal, we support five grass-roots organizations whose work focuses on supporting children and families at risk.
POLANDThe focus for Childhood's work in Poland is to strengthen the role of fathers in the lives of their children, and to work for the best interests of the child in the legal system.
SWEDENIn Sweden, we support projects that complement the efforts of the responsible government agencies.
THAILANDChildhood´s focus in Thailand is to support families who, in one way or another, find themselves in a vulnerable position and find it difficult to take care of their children.
GERMANYIn Germany, as in Sweden, we support projects that complement the efforts of the responsible government agencies.
BRAZILIn Brazil, Childhood acts proactively to engage the private sector in shouldering its responsibility to prevent the sexual exploitation of children.
SOUTH AFRICAOne of the countries where Childhood´s support is the most needed, as South Africa has one of the highest reported levels of child sexual abuse of any country in the world.
LATVIAIn Latvia, Childhood's focus is how to actively and directly treat and support children who have been sexually abuse.
UKRAINEIn Ukraine we work with helping children from Roma families gain access to an education. We also support the creation of alternatives to large institutions.
BELARUSIn Belarus, the focus for our work is on how to prevent the sexual exploitation of children, and how to treat and support children who are victims of sexual abuse.
RUSSIAIn Russia, Childhood works with projects that in different ways are providing providing support in reforming child welfare services.
USIn the USA Childhood, among other things, support several projects that empower particularly vulnerable children and young people and their networks.
Epic Arts Cambodia
Epic Arts Cambodia is an organization that works with children with functional variations and their families, under the motto that all people are…Read more
Step Ahead Development Foundation
Since 2002, the Step Ahead Development Foundation (SADF) has been working with vulnerable families in several locations in Thailand. Their main goal is…Read more
Clowns Without Borders South Africa
Clowns Without Borders South Africa (CWBSA) is a non-profit organization based in Cape Town, South Africa. Together with the Mikhulu Trust, it works…Read more
Safe Haven Medical Outreach
Safe Haven Medical Outreach is a small grassroots organization with five employees who work with children with functional variations and their families. The…Read more
Fulcrum works to ensure that homosexuals, bisexuals, transpersons and queer persons (HBTQ) have the same rights and obligations as everyone else in Ukraine.…Read more
Magnolia cooperates closely with the organization Partnership for Every Child, which, with Childhood’s assistance, has developed a model where children in acute need…Read more
Department of Women and Children’s Health, Uppsala University – “Barnsäkert”
Early action when children are small is the best way to influence children’s health and development in a positive direction – even small…Read more