The Magis Scholarship Fund is a student sponsored scholarship program and it is an initiative that is aligned with the Center for the Human Rights of Children and our mission.
The University's Healthy Homes & Healthy Communities Initiative seeks a part-time, graduate level student (or qualified undergraduate) to work up to 15 hours/week from March 1st-June 30th, 2015.
A new report on Childhood, Migration, and Human Rights concludes that there has been a systematic violation of the human rights of migrant children and families in the Northern Central America-Mexico-United States corridor.
In June of 2014, the CHRC, as part of the Healthy Homes/Healthy Communities Initiative project, co-hosted a city and countywide summit to advance healthy homes and healthy communities. Now, the report of the summit is available online.
Religious leaders from various faiths have signed on to a new Vatican initiative to end modern-day slavery by 2020.
The CHRC would like to thank everyone who participated in our November 13th Teach-In, The Child Migrant: Children Crossing Borders. The excellent attendance at this event demonstrates the impact and importance of this topic.
Nearly 36 million people are enslaved around the world, according to Walk Free's 2014 Global Slavery Index. Gallup surveys help identify a total of 5.4 million people enslaved in seven high-risk countries alone.