Human Rights Council discusses protection of the rights of street children

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There are 100 million children in the world living on the street. What are the root causes that lead them to the insecurity and violence they find there? Children do not belong in the streets; they belong in school and in the safe environment of homes, said UN Human Rights Chief Navi Pillay, as she opened a Human Rights Council discussion on the rights of street children. Gerry Adams has more.

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