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“I have realised that my life is valuable and I must fight for it!”

Leo is a child living in Bogotá’s ‘tolerance zone’ for sex work. He was in danger of being groomed and sold for sex. Not anymore… “Growing up I spent most of my time on the streets, where I saw people … Continue reading

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What it’s like volunteering for Children Change Colombia

During my time volunteering for Children Change Colombia, I helped with various tasks such as translating case studies for the website, which gave me a true insight into the work they do alongside their partner organisations. Through translating these case … Continue reading

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Mi experiencia de ser voluntaria en Children Change Colombia

“Gracias al trabajo que hice como voluntaria, traduciendo información para la página web mayormente, en Children Change Colombia tuve la oportunidad no solo de entender el trabajo de esta y otras fundaciones que trabajan juntas, pero también pude traducir algunas … Continue reading

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My experience as Programmes Research Assistant at Children Change Colombia

Read our previous Programmes Research Assistant, Jade’s experience working at Children Change Colombia. “I feel like there are so many amazing things I want to write about my time with Children Change Colombia that I can’t possibly find the words … Continue reading

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My experience interning at Children Change Colombia

“I started my fundraising internship at Children Change Colombia in August 2016. During the year the internship lasted, I learned valuable skills and had amazing experiences. My main duties were related to fundraising, helping to organise events like the Children … Continue reading

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Diario Colombiano de nuestro Director de Proyectos en Colombia

Nuestro Director de Proyectos, Camilo, nos cuenta como algunos jóvenes de nuestros proyectos participaban en manifestaciones históricas en dos regiones donde nosotros trabajamos. La región pacifica colombiana ha sido históricamente excluida y segregada. Desde la época de la colonia se … Continue reading

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Colombia diary

Our Project Officer, Camilo, writes about young people’s participation in historic demonstrations in two of the cities we work in. Throughout history, Colombia’s Pacific region has been excluded and segregated. Spanish colonial rule established social structures that discriminated against the … Continue reading

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Niños y niñas de Buenaventura exigen sus derechos en un foro juvenil

Camilo, nuestro nuevo Director de Proyectos, comparte sus impresiones acompañando una experiencia de participación infantil de nuestro aliado FUNDESCODES. “La ciudad de Buenaventura, es el puerto más grande de Colombia, cerca del 60% de las mercancías que entran y salen del … Continue reading

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Children demand their rights at annual youth forum in Buenaventura

Our new Project Officer, Camilo, shares his impressions of our partner Fundescodes’ annual youth forum in Buenaventura. “Buenaventura is Colombia’s largest port – around 60% of the goods that enter and leave Colombia pass through there. Each year, this generates millions … Continue reading

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A wonderful sense of team spirit!

Recently, our long-term UK supporters Peter and Clara visited our partner Tiempo de Juego to see the project in action , meet some of the participants and staff there and find out how their donations to Children Change Colombia have made a … Continue reading

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