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Indígenas venezuelanos, da etnia Warao, são acolhidos no abrigo Janokoida, em Pacaraima.

Unicef praises Brazil’s efforts in sheltering immigrant children

Brazil has made a series of significant strides in the enforcement of the rights of children and adolescents, and the results of policies on health care and education are seen reflected among immigrants in this age group.

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Over 24 million children, adolescents go online in Brazil

Approximately 24.3 million children and adolescents aged nine through 17 use the internet in Brazil—86 percent of the people within this age range in the country.


Anti-pedophilia crackdown sees 132 arrested red-handed in Brazil

A total of 132 people were arrested in flagrante delicto today (May 17) during Operation Light in Childhood 2 (“Operação Luz na Infância 2” in the original), conducted by the Extraordinary Ministry of Public Security across 284 cities and 24 states plus the Federal District.

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Over 40% of Brazilians aged up to 14 live in poverty

In Brazil, over 40 percent of children and adolescents 14 years old or younger live in a poor home—a total of 17.3 million young people. Those facing extreme poverty amount to 5.8 million, or 13.5%.