Children attacked, recruited & abused in conflict as contentious UN ‘list of shame’ reveals worst global offenders

UN Secretary-General's report shows 21,000 abuses against children and 56 armed groups and seven state forces guilty of child recruitmentRead more

An Open Letter to UN Secretary-General António Guterres for children of Yemen

We sign on to a letter urging the UN to list Saudi Arabia-led Coalition on its 'list of shame' of parties not doing enough to protect children in warRead more

British army ads targeting 'stressed and vulnerable' teenagers

The Guardian reports on our research showing how British army recruiters are targeting 16-year-old GCSE students on FacebookRead more

Monthly news round-up: CAR re-recruitment fears; Attacks on education rise; and more...

A selection of stories concerning child soldiers from across the mediaRead more

#HistoryMaker: A new Child Soldiers International animation

Our new fundraising animation envisages a time when the recruitment and use of children is a thing of the pastRead more

Community networks central to stopping CAR child recruitment

We launch new projects in Central African Republic to help communities, government and local groups halt children joining armed groupsRead more

Why child soldiers rarely stay free for long in CAR

We write for TIME on deepening crisis in Central African Republic and launch of our new country projectsRead more

Why 18 Matters: UK, US & NATO militaries ‘may violate international law’ in treatment of teenage recruits

New report explores how economically-developed nations target under-18s for military recruitment and calls on states to raise enlistment age to 18Read more

London Marathon 2018!

Our marathon runner Tom tells us about taking part in the hottest race on record and raising £2,500 for our projectsRead more