ICMEC Announces the Formation of Specialized Police Units to Combat Online Child Sexual Exploitation in India

July 28, 2022

Alexandria, VA, USA (July 27, 2022) — The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC) announced today a new…

ICMEC expresses our deep condolences on the passing of Baron Daniel Cardon de Lichtbuer

July 28, 2022

July 28, 2022 – The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children expresses our deep condolences on the passing of…

ICMEC Announces Significant New Donation to Help Children Displaced by the War in Ukraine

July 25, 2022

(July 25, 2022) — Today the International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children announces it has received a donation of…

Protecting Children on the Move: Global nonprofit releases 15 Recommendations to Address the Risks of Abuse, Exploitation, and Going Missing in times of Crisis

May 16, 2022

Alexandria, VA (May 16, 2022) — In times of conflict and crisis, children are at a heightened risk of not…

ICMEC’s Ground-Breaking Assessment Of Child Protection In Colombia Will Lead To Systemic Change

May 3, 2022

Bogotá, Colombia, May 4, 2022 The International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children (ICMEC) will present a ground-breaking analysis of…

Refugee Crisis: nearly two-thirds of all Ukrainian children have been displaced from their homes

April 19, 2022

Alexandria, VA (April 19, 2022) — In times of conflict and crisis, children are at a heightened risk of not…

ICMEC works with Meta, IWF and Child Helpline International on a new campaign against Child Sexual Abuse in Africa

February 9, 2022

A new joint project will protect children in Africa by taking a stand against online child sexual abuse, supporting the…

ICMEC Partners with Internet Watch Foundation to Launch Portal to Report Child Sexual Abuse Material

December 17, 2021

The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC) is partnering with the Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) to establish a…

ICMEC Recommends Child Protection Improvements to Central American Heads of State

December 9, 2021

Guatemala City, Guatemala, December 9, 2021, 17:15 EST – The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC) presented the…

The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children Welcomes Sally Paull as Chair of the Board of Directors

November 16, 2021

Alexandria, VA, USA — The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC) announces Sally Paull as the newest Chair…

THE INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR MISSING & EXPLOITED CHILDREN DONATES TECHNOLOGY TO GUATEMALA COURTHOUSE TO FACILITATE INTERVIEWS OF ABUSED AND EXPLOITED CHILDREN

September 20, 2021

Anuncio en español aquí Guatemala City, Guatemala, September 20, 2021, 12:00 EST – The International Centre for Missing & Exploited…

The Global Missing Children’s Network 2020 Impact Report

August 30, 2021

  As we reflect on 2020, the strength and compassion of our global community of child defenders has never been…

August 11, 2021

  Anuncio en español aquí The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children and ECPAT International team up to provide…

THE INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR MISSING & EXPLOITED CHILDREN OPENS NATIONAL OFFICE IN SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA

July 29, 2021

Alexandria, Virginia, U.S.A, July 29, 2021 — The International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children (ICMEC) announced this week the…

El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras Sign Groundbreaking Tri-national Cooperation Agreement to Fight Online Child Sexual Exploitation and Abuse

June 29, 2021

Anuncio en español aquí Guatemala City, Guatemala, June 29, 2021 – The Vice Presidents of El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras…

‘Historic moment’ as Argentina launches its first reporting portal to report images and videos of online child sexual abuse

June 22, 2021

Today, Argentina launches its first reporting portal to identify, report and remove illegal videos and images of online child sexual…

ICMEC AND AFRALTI PARTNER TO BUILD HUMAN CAPACITY IN CREATING A SAFER WORLD AND INTERNET FOR CHILDREN IN AFRICA

June 22, 2021

Today, we are pleased to announce a new partnership between the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC) and…

May 25 is International Missing Children’s Day

May 19, 2021

Every day children go missing around the world. And every day, the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC)…

2021 Gala for Child Protection to Be Held Virtually

April 26, 2021

The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children Virtual Gala for Child Protection will premiere on April 29, 2021, at…

New Report Examines Cryptocurrency’s Role in Online Child Sexual Exploitation

March 24, 2021

The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC) in partnership with Standard Chartered has published Cryptocurrency and the Trade…

Future of Child Protection is at Risk

December 21, 2020

The world is experiencing a crisis in its efforts to preserve the rights and the basic human dignity of its…

France Joins Global Missing Children’s Network

December 1, 2020

The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children welcomes France’s Droit D’Enfance as the newest member of the Global Missing Children’s…

Technical Guidance Resource on Online Child Sexual Exploitation and Abuse

November 30, 2020

Since 2018, Child Helpline International and the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC) have partnered to support five target countries in implementing…

Football to unite to support International Missing Children’s Day Initiative

May 5, 2020

Over 70 football clubs from five continents will come together on International Missing Children’s Day in May to support a…

Researchers Identify Ways to Improve Care to Trafficked Children

March 5, 2020

Alexandria, VA. (March 5, 2020)– Newly published research by the International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children (ICMEC) and global…

The GMCN Grows to 34 Members, Representing 30 Countries

July 2, 2019

ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA, June 12, 2019 – Today the International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children announced their Global Missing Children’s…

International Missing Children’s Day Drives Urgency for a Global Response

May 23, 2019

ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA, May 23, 2019 – Over one million children are reported missing annually around the globe. While the International…

ICMEC Gala Celebrates the Future of Child Protection

May 7, 2019

NEW YORK, May 7, 2019  — The International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children‘s Gala inspired partners and funders who share the collective…

5th Annual Gala for Child Protection Gathers Influencers to Commemorate Anniversaries and Innovations

March 25, 2019

ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 12, 2019 — The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children will mark its 20th anniversary this May, at Gotham Hall…

Paliscope teams up with ICMEC to help law enforcement combat online child exploitation.

March 21, 2019

Gothenburg, Sweden, March 21– Paliscope today announced alliance with the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC) to further…