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· September, 2013

Stories about Youth from September, 2013

Chinese Teenager Accused of Spreading Rumors Online Arrested

The 16-year-old junior high school student had published comments online questioning the official explanation of the recent death of a local worker.

Should Thailand Abolish the Mandatory School Uniform Policy?

Protesters equate the school uniform policy with authoritarianism but supporters believe it is necessary to promote discipline and equality

St. Lucia: Hair's the Issue

Youth Protest Scheduled in Angola Despite Police Warning

Indonesia's First Breastfeeding Video Animation

South Korean Major Newspaper Criticized for Violating Child's Privacy

The Fight to Ban Child Marriage in Yemen

Child Marriage is a widespread practice in Yemen, especially in the rural areas. The story of the death of an eight-year-old child bride puts this serious issue under the spotlight.

Gender Inequality in Laos and Cambodia Schools

Kissing on Egyptian Streets

East Timor: “Literacy Often Falls by the Way Side”

Yemen Mourns the Loss of Shining Young Activist Ibrahim Mothana

Yemeni Ibrahim Mothana died on September 5th, 2013, at the age of 24. He lived a short life but was an inspiration to many who knew him.

The Influence of Francophone Africa on the French Language

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