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The media team at Toybox prides itself on getting the information you need, when you need it.

Toybox staff are experts in understanding the challenges that street children face and how other issues happening around them can impact their welfare. If it’s affecting these children – we’ll have something to say about it. So if you’re looking for a confident and authoritative voice, please do get in touch.


Increase in sexual violence in Bolivia

Toybox is horrified at the news that Bolivia is experiencing a significant increase in sexual abuse of its young girls – with one child as young as 4 years old being raped... read more

A new truce for the gangs of El Salvador?

Hardly six months since El Salvador’s Police Chief, Rigoberto Pleites, announced that he considered the previous two year old peace truce between two rival gangs in the country to... read more

Latin American children crossing the Mexican border

Toybox has been monitoring what President Obama has referred to as the ‘humanitarian crisis’ of huge numbers of unaccompanied children making the treacherous journey across... read more

Bolivian children working at age 10

We’re very concerned that the Government of Bolivia intends to pass into legislation that would make it legal for children as young as 10 years old to work... read more

El Salvador Gang Truce is ‘effectively over’

El Salvador’s Police Chief, Rigoberto Pleites, has said that he now considers that the two year old peace truce between two rival gangs in the country ”technically exists no more”... read more