Seyaj Organization for Childhood Protection (Seyaj) and Nushata Organization for Development and Human Rights arranged on Monday a special workshop to discuss the draft of the Human Rights Authority presented by the Human Rights Ministry last week.
About 26 minors were sentenced to death and 170 others are subjected to death sentences in violation of laws, chairman of Seyaj Organization for Childhood Protection (Seyaj), Ahmed al-Qurashi said.
The Turkish Ambassador to Sana'a Fazli Corman has said that women and children are the most affected of violence, wars and armed disputed in Yemen.
Sana'a, May 15, 2012- Yemen's Information Minister Ali Al-Amrani has directed the state-run media outlets to cooperate with the campaign conducted by Seyaj Organization for Childhood Protection (Seyaj) against child soldiers recruitment.
Sana'a, May 12- Seyaj Organization for Childhood Protection has signed three agreements with Yemeni artists to produce musical works against child soldiers recruitment in the framework of a campaign
Seyaj Organization of Childhood Protection in collaboration with the Education Ministry has launched a series of debates with school principals in Sana'a about enhancing democracy and human rights among children.
A statement released by Seyaj Organization for ChildHood Protection Sana’a, Yemen, 22April , 2012
Seyaj Organization for Childhood Protection backed by the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany conducts the second stage of its campaign against child recruitment in the armed disputes in Yemen
Since its creation, Seyaj has given its priorities to stand against child recruitment and protect children from involvement in any violence acts. In 2009, Seyaj opened the file of children in unprecedented way as it demanded the Yemeni government to take real actions to end the child recruitment and engagement in armed disputes.
Government Yemeni officials and activists have cautioned against the risks of child recruitment and involving them in the armed disputes whenever there are no tackles that could reduce this phenomenon.