children's welfare

13-year-old boy fighting chronic illness plans toy donation to Lithuanian orphanage he came from

Gytis Snyder, a 13-year-old boy from Franklin, Tennessee, has led an effort to collect several shopping carts full of toys for an orphanage for disabled or...

Children's rights and discrimination against minorities a problem in Lithuania - US report

Children's rights and non-discrimination of minorities are the weakest points in Lithuania's human rights record, according to a report by the United States...

Controversy over Lithuanian children seized in Norway prompts hard look inwards

Protests have sprung up across a number of countries against the actions of Barnevernet , the Norwegian children's welfare service that has removed...

Group of MPs want Lithuanian government to pick a fight with Norway over children's welfare

A group of Lithuanian legislators, mostly conservatives, want the government to pick a fight with Norway over kids taken from Lithuanian immigrant families...