• 1953
  • Children of the Atom is a 1953 science fiction novel by Wilmar H. Shiras, which has been listed as one of "The Most Significant SF & Fantasy Books of the Last 50 Years, 1953-2002. (wikipedia.org)
  • Top 50 Science Fiction and Fantasy Books, list by the Science Fiction Book Club Children of The Atom - Information on the novel and author Wilmar Shiras Nancy Nye (July 12, 1953). (wikipedia.org)
  • Shiras, Wilmar House) The story "In Hiding" was included in: The Best Science Fiction Stories 1949 The Science Fiction Hall of Fame The Science Fiction Book Club named Children of the Atom at #14 on their list of "The Most Significant SF & Fantasy Books of the Last 50 Years, 1953-2002. (wikipedia.org)
  • Poverty
  • Plan Canada attempts to break the cycle of poverty by helping children and adults living in developing countries use their ideas, talents and energies to shape their future. (wikipedia.org)
  • children's
  • Here at Boston Children's Hospital, the Manton Center for Orphan Disease Research was created to develop new methods for understanding, diagnosing and treating unusual diseases and to apply this knowledge to make fundamental scientific advances with broad implications for human health. (childrenshospital.org)
  • organization
  • Plan Canada is the Canadian arm of the relief organization Plan International, a not-for-profit global movement that promotes social justice for youth and their families in more than 65 developing countries and several continents. (wikipedia.org)
  • Langdon-Davies' organization expanded to help children from all over Europe who were displaced by the war, listening to their dreams and aspirations while equipping them with the skills and knowledge to improve their lives and make a better future. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1940s - During World War II, the organization became known as "Foster Parents Plan for War Children" and worked in England, helping displaced children from all over Europe. (wikipedia.org)
  • empower
  • Plan Canada's long-term goal is to empower children, their families and the members of their communities to improve living conditions, establish grassroots organizations, and work with local and national governments. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • The adoption agency works to make a good match between parent and child to work towards a permanency for the family. (precious.org)
  • The kids would actually do work, they would have cash, they would have pride in the schools, they'd begin the process of rising. (chicagomag.com)
  • and parents, teachers, children and church members to work to educate their peers, colleagues and congregations about the NPA, and then push for its success. (unicef.org)
  • This approach is still very much at the core of Plan's work today with 3.5 million families and their children in over 25,000 communities in developing countries around the world Here's a brief timeline of Plan's evolution: 1930s - Plan was founded as "Foster Parents Plan for Children in Spain. (wikipedia.org)
  • The book's plot focuses on superhuman children with immeasurably high intelligence who have to hide their youth, and work from hiding in order to get along in the less-intelligent world. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sindhutai Sapkal, affectionately known as the "Mother of Orphans", is an Indian social worker and social activist known particularly for her work in raising orphaned children in India. (wikipedia.org)
  • young
  • UNICEF is committed to doing all it can to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), in partnership with governments, civil society, business, academia and the United Nations family - and especially children and young people. (unicef.org)
  • parents
  • Here are very talented and talkative children who are taken on the task of raising by adoptive parents from orphanage. (zp.ua)
  • Later adopted by Marcus and Narcissa Whitman, missionaries in what is now Washington, they were orphaned a second time, when both their new parents, as well as brothers John and Francis Sager, were killed during the Whitman massacre in November 1847. (wikipedia.org)
  • A British journalist, John Langdon-Davies, met the orphaned boy with this note and was inspired to found 'Foster Parents Plan for Children in Spain' to help children whose lives were disrupted by the war. (wikipedia.org)
  • It became "Foster Parents Plan Inc." to reflect the goal of bringing lasting change to the lives of children in need, whatever their circumstances. (wikipedia.org)
  • These children were born to workers caught in an explosion at an atomic weapons facility, and orphaned just a few months after birth when their parents succumbed to delayed effects from the blast. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the process, she realised that there were so many children abandoned by their parents and she adopted them as her own and started begging even more vigorously to feed them. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nivrutti
  • Earlier the couple set out on a pilgrimage with their children to Tryambakeshwar, near Nashik, where their elder son Nivrutti (at the age of 10) was initiated into the Nath tradition by Gahininath. (wikipedia.org)
  • family
  • and 4) a family income generating/micro-enterprise promotion component for children enrolled in Bridges and Bridges PLUS, and their families. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • We ask for help in creating a sports team for internally displaced orphans from family-type children s home! (zp.ua)
  • The main goal is to give orphans, including disabled, the family. (zp.ua)
  • Reducing the number of children living outside a family environment. (unicef.org)
  • More than 90 per cent of the country's orphans have been absorbed by the extended family. (unicef.org)
  • At the same time, Zambia has faced the challenge of rising HIV prevalence and the possibility that recent gains in long-term human capital development could be eroded if households which suffer the death of a working-age (WA) adult pull their children out of school due to family labor shortages or financial constraints. (umn.edu)
  • school
  • The foundation's mission is to provide support to orphans in foster homes and to support Hope House, the Kabale Diocese residential facility/technical school for orphans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hope House Orphanage / Vocational School - Hope House is a residential and technical school for children who have no one to support them. (wikipedia.org)
  • This paper uses panel survey data from rural Zambia to measure the impact of WA adult mortality and morbidity on primary school attendance and school advancement, and separately tests the extent to which orphan status affects these schooling outcomes. (umn.edu)
  • Like the characters in the better-known X-Men series, these children are mutants, brought together to explore their unique abilities and study in secret at an exclusive school for gifted children, lest they be hated and feared by a world that would not understand them. (wikipedia.org)
  • The story comes to an abrupt end when a lay preacher speaks out against the children, and a mob forms at the gate of the school. (wikipedia.org)
  • households
  • There were 1,867 households of which 32.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.5% were married couples living together, 13.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 35.7% were non-families. (wikipedia.org)
  • There were 1,815 households out of which 31.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.9% were married couples living together, 13.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.3% were non-families. (wikipedia.org)
  • Homes
  • We made short video about the life in the 2 "Happy homes" for disabled orphans in Kalinovka village. (zp.ua)
  • death
  • It is believed that later Vitthal and Rukmini ended their lives by jumping into the waters at Prayag where the river Ganges meets Yamuna hoping that their children would be accepted into the society after their death. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is believed that later Vitthal and Rukmini ended their lives by jumping into the waters at Prayag which is the confluence of three rivers, the Ganges, Yamuna, and the now extinct Saraswati, hoping that their children would be accepted into the society after their death. (wikipedia.org)
  • world
  • These kids don't have a lot and are born into a world that has not been a good start for them in life and what Neema House is doing for them is amazing. (thewanakasun.co.nz)
  • UNICEF uses innovative approaches to solve problems and improve the lives of children around the world. (unicef.org)
  • They come as Zimbabwean children are faced with some of the worst hardships confronting children anywhere in the world. (unicef.org)
  • In November 1989, Albina du Boisrouvray and FXB, in partnership with Médecins du Monde (Doctors of the World), successfully lobbied the United Nations in to adopt the Convention on the Rights of the Child in November 1989 by organizing a symbolic sailing voyage, retracing the former slave route with 15 children of different ethnicities. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the novel, much of which was originally published as a series of stories in Astounding Science Fiction magazine, hidden throughout a future America of 1972 are a group of incredibly gifted children - all approximately the same age, all preternaturally intelligent, and all hiding their incredible abilities from a world they know will not understand them. (wikipedia.org)
  • The story, about extraordinarily gifted children who were struggling to find their place in the world, struck a chord with readers and became a classic, rapidly appearing in multiple anthologies. (wikipedia.org)
  • last
  • According to Nath tradition Muktabai was the last of the four children of Vitthal Govind Kulkarni and Rukmini, a pious couple from Apegaon near Paithan on the banks of the river Godavari. (wikipedia.org)
  • Society
  • Although the mob is dispersed, the children realize that they need to be part of the greater society in order to avoid these kind of situations. (wikipedia.org)
  • social
  • There are still post placement visits to happen, fine must be safe if your child, registering for Social Security number and the number of other things. (precious.org)
  • 2. Helping orphan children obtain a normal social environment far from deprivation, and challenge the social misconception of them as poor and needy. (wikipedia.org)
  • group
  • For example, lunch invitations with orphans, where each volunteer brings food from his/her home to share with a group of orphans in the Association's headquarters. (wikipedia.org)
  • adopt
  • So you have a country in mind, you’ve got a start on your homestudy and now you are ready to find a child to adopt. (precious.org)
  • focuses
  • Plan Canada focuses the main thrust of its energies on the children in poorer developing countries' communities, namely those of Asia, the Caribbean, Africa, Central America and South America. (wikipedia.org)
  • brought
  • The "orphan trains" that brought an estimated 200,000 big-city children to the farms of the Midwest since 1854 had only stopped running three years earlier. (chicagomag.com)
  • poor
  • The GOP's current not-Romney suggests that we fire all the janitors and employ poor kids to clean the schools. (chicagomag.com)
  • Story
  • The story, about the incompatibility between the superman and normal humans, strikes a chord with many children, who feel "different from the common herd, neglected, ridiculed, ignored, only to triumph when allied with others of our kind. (wikipedia.org)
  • Washington
  • Suffering from heavy fever she became delirious and finally requested Dr. Dutch to squire the children to Marcus Whitman, a missionary in the Walla Walla Valley of what is now southeastern Washington. (wikipedia.org)
  • goal
  • The goal of a home study is to help adoption agencies locate the best home for each child that they place. (precious.org)
  • The main goal of the IRAQ Builders team is to rebuild roofs of houses containing widow mothers with their orphans who are incapable of affording repair and maintenance for their houses. (wikipedia.org)
  • second
  • Jñāneśvar was the second of the four children of Vitthal Govind Kulkarni and Rukmini, a pious couple from Apegaon near Paithan on the banks of the river Godavari. (wikipedia.org)
  • least
  • Almost one in three children in Zimbabwe, 1.6 million, are now orphaned, having lost at least one parent, and this number is growing," UNICEF Executive Director Ann M. Veneman said. (unicef.org)