News from the international centre for missing A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Dec 04, 2014, 14:22 ET

Las ONGs y fuerzas de la ley de 22 países se reúnen para debatir sobre el problema mundial de los niños desaparecidos

- Los niños se pierden cada día en todo el mundo  En los próximos dos días, el International Centre for Missing &...

Dec 04, 2014, 08:10 ET

Des ONG et des représentants des forces de l'ordre se réunissent pour évoquer le problème mondial des disparitions d'enfants

- Chaque jour, des enfants disparaissent dans le monde Le Centre international contre l'exploitation et l'enlèvement des enfants (ICMEC),...

Dec 04, 2014, 07:38 ET

Nichtregierungsorganisationen und Strafverfolgungsvertreter aus 22 Ländern diskutieren auf Konferenz globales Problem vermisster Kinder

- Jeden Tag verschwinden weltweit Kinder  Während der kommenden zwei Tage findet die durch das International Centre for Missing &...

Oct 13, 2014, 08:00 ET

New Chief Executive Appointed For The International Centre For Missing & Exploited Children

 The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC) announced today that Maura Harty has been appointed by the Board of...

May 16, 2014, 10:00 ET

Leaders From 16 Countries Meet to Address Growing Problem of Offenders Who Travel Globally to Sexually Abuse Children

The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children announced that a private meeting involving 70 leaders representing law enforcement,...

Apr 30, 2014, 00:01 ET

New Video Fingerprinting Technology Created to Remove Child Pornography Online

Today, Friend MTS is donating a forensic technology developed and customized for the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children...

Apr 07, 2014, 10:30 ET

Leading Child Protection Advocate Ernie Allen Announces Retirement

The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC) announced today that long-time President and CEO, Ernie Allen will retire...

Mar 14, 2014, 15:05 ET

Ernie Allen Receives Prestigious 2013 U.S. Attorney General Award For "Meritorious Public Service" For Outstanding Dedication To Protect Children

The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children announced today that the organization's President and CEO, Ernie Allen, this week...

Mar 05, 2014, 11:27 ET
John Villasenor, UCLA; Ernie Allen, International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC); Steven Rubley, Thomson Reuters.  (PRNewsFoto/The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC))

New Digital Economy Task Force Report Addresses Digital Economy, Illicit Activity

The Digital Economy Task Force (DETF) – sponsored by Thomson Reuters and the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children...

Oct 25, 2013, 10:00 ET

Statement By Ernie Allen On The Global Effort To Identify "Maria," The Young Child Found Living In The Roma Camp In Greece

Why Her Story Has Become So Important Ernie Allen, President and CEO of the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children issues...

Jul 24, 2013, 12:00 ET

An Outdated Child Protection Law is Playing A Key Role in the Growth of a Global Marketplace For Child Sex Trafficking On The Internet

International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children Joins 47 of the Nation's Attorneys General in Asking Congress to Allow Local and State...

Jun 13, 2013, 12:00 ET

A New Virtual Economy Poses New Challenges In Fighting Child Pornography And Child Exploitation

There is a new, unregulated, unbanked, largely anonymous, Internet-based financial system emerging in the world. Today, media giant Thomson Reuters...

May 22, 2013, 10:00 ET

Activities In More Than 22 Countries Around The Globe Will Remember Missing Children On May 25

The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC) wants to remind the public that May 25 is National Missing Children's Day in...

May 14, 2013, 10:00 ET

Ernie Allen to Receive Prestigious "Voice for Women Award" at the Arizona Foundation for Women Sandra Day O'Connor Awards in Scottsdale

 The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children announced today that the organization's President and CEO, Ernie Allen, will...

May 08, 2013, 10:00 ET

Statement On The Recovery Of Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus And Michele Knight In Cleveland, Ohio

 The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC) rejoices in the safe recovery of Amanda, Gina and Michele after their...

Mar 26, 2013, 10:00 ET

Despite Increase In Global Child Protection Laws Many Countries Still Do Not Consider Child Pornography A Crime

Artist Jeff Koons and the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children Say Much More Needs to be Done to Protect Children...

Oct 11, 2012, 10:00 ET

Global Health Leaders Launch Unique Initiative To Address A Growing Public Health Crisis Caused By Sexual Exploitation Of Children

International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children Launches New Global Effort Involving Pharmaceutical Companies, the Mayo Clinic, CDC...

Feb 09, 2012, 11:28 ET

Importante conferência internacional em Brasília aborda problema mundial de crianças desaparecidas

No comunicado à imprensa, Importante conferência internacional em Brasília aborda problema mundial de crianças desaparecidas,...

Feb 09, 2012, 05:00 ET

Major International Conference in Brasilia To Address Global Problem of Missing Children

  At Least 8 Million Children Go Missing Worldwide Each Year Including 40,000 from Brazil A major international conference to address...

Aug 10, 2007, 01:00 ET

New Global Internet Channel Launched to Find Missing Children

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC), in partnership with...