Saturday, 19 October 2019

Tag Archives: child abuse scandal

Pope promises moves against sexual abuse but victims disappointed

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis, ending a landmark conference on sexual abuse of children by clergy, called on Sunday for an “all-out battle” against a crime he said should be “erased from the face of the earth”. The pope promised that guidelines used by national bishops conferences to prevent abuse and ...

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Home Secretary praises Barnardo’s for tackling child criminal exploitation

LONDON: The Home Secretary has praised Barnardo’s for its work supporting and protecting children after the charity revealed it is seeing increasing numbers of cases of children at risk of multiple dangers, including sexual and criminal exploitation. Sajid Javid was the key speaker at Barnardo’s Annual Parliamentary Reception at Portcullis ...

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