Child Abuse

United States & Colombia

Child Abuse is a Human Rights violation

The human right that is being violated is article #5 which states, "freedom from torture, degrading treatment.". Many children get mistreated in many different ways and end up in many problems. Adults make their child feel worthless by doing physical/emotional abuse to the children. Emotional abuse can damage the child's mental health or social development. Physical abuse is always taking action everyday and is being done by the parents to make their children learn a lesson or behave better. ( Some adults send their kids off to do something bad like start trafficking to make money. This is being done by Colombian soldiers and is it is considered to be sexual abuse. The ones that are affected by this issue are the children all around the world. From this issue children get hurt and can cause the children to become abusers and led up to bad things like get ideas to end their life.

The help to the Human Right Issue

The website is helping children in Colombia pass through all of those hard moments. The children that are being helped have been or not been sexually abused. This organization helps these children by having a conversation about the situation and how to prevent it. The organization is also involving the schools to have these type of conversations with the students and letting them know what their rights are. Another website that Is helping children and letting parents know what is child abuse is This organization helps parents understand that child abuse is really serious and that it is time to take action by looking around them and see what is happening with their children. This makes the parents be more attentive on their children and think more about their own actions. In website, the organization gives information about all the kinds of abuses and how you can tell that someone is being abused in some kind of way. This just lets people all over the world know that child abuse can lead to many other things in the future of that person.

Global Giving

You can speak up for those children who are being abused. To know more about what could you do to help the children all around the world the best people to talk to are the Global Giving or Corpolatin organization.

Annotated Bibliography

“Child Abuse And Neglect.” Child Abuse & Neglect: Recognizing, Preventing, & Reporting Child Abuse. Child help., 1959. Web. 26 May 2015. This is about how child abuse is performed and what are some types of child abuse. This is helpful because it gives details on how the children feel. http;//>

Izenberg, Neil, ed. “Child Abuse.” KidsHealth - the Web's most visited site about children's health. The Nemours Foundation, Jan. 2012. Web. 26 May 2015. It is about the causes of child abuse and how children suffer from it. This is helpful because it shows what could be some signs of abuse, and the keeping of silence when getting abused. <>

“Prevent Sexual Abuse For 1250 Children in Colombia.” GlobalGiving. Coordinator of planning and development., 2000. Web. 29 May 2015. This is about the problem that colombian children are suffering from which is being sexually abused and what could be done to help children prevent sexual abuse.


“Cell Video of Spanking Leads to Child Abuse Charge.” ABC7 Chicago. abc news., Tuesday June 2,2015. Web. 3 Jun. 2015. This is about a mom who spanks her infant in the parking lot and got a child abuse charge thanks to a video that was taken. <>

“Colombia To Investigate Alleged Child Abuse by U.S. Military.” Naharnet. Naharnet Newsdesk ., May 6,2015 . Web. 3 Jun. 2015.This is about an investigation in colombia. The investigators found out that the U.S. Military was sexually abusing children and selling films they made. <>