Child Soldiers: Counter Recruitment Efforts
Below is a list of recent local and state legislation that communities have passed to resist the improper and abusive recruitment of minors in their cities and school districts. Learn more about the Child Soldier Protocol and how it applies to the U.S. military's recruitment tactics.
Truth in Military Recruitment - Going beyond “counter recruitment” strategies to End Abusive and Improper Military Recruitment
In 2004 – according to the latest available statistics from the Under Secretary of Defense – about 19,885 seventeen year old children joined the