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UNICEF, UNFPA stand behind Africa's biggest anti child marriage push - UNICEF (press release)

UNICEF, UNFPA stand behind Africa's biggest anti child marriage push - UNICEF (press release) | The African Child | Scoop.it
UNICEF, UNFPA stand behind Africa's biggest anti child marriage push UNICEF (press release) ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, 29 May 2014 – UNICEF and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) welcomed the first African Union campaign to end child marriage...
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Improving Early Child Development With Words: Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald at TEDxAtlanta

Dr. Fitzgerald is leveraging the simple practice of talking to babies and toddlers to nourish their brains and set them up for better performance in school and life. About TEDx, x = independently...
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Child protection laws could be more child-centric - Astro Awani

Child protection laws could be more child-centric - Astro Awani | The African Child | Scoop.it
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Child protection laws could be more child-centric
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KUALA LUMPUR: The definition of child neglect can be subjective, depending on how a child and society perceives the parents' behaviour.
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Old-time children's games are best for a child's development - SnoValley Star

Old-time children's games are best for a child's development
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Beymer, manager of the Parenting Education for Encompass in Snoqualmie, has been part of a nation-wide study on the early childhood development of executive function skills.
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Women and Child Development (Hardbound )

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Women and Child Development

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Child protection programme goes international - Sunday Star Times

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Child protection programme goes international
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A successful child protection programme developed in Hamilton will be centre stage at a prestigious international child abuse conference in Japan.
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New Research Finds Gap in Diarrhea Care of African Children - Voice of America

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Voice of America New Research Finds Gap in Diarrhea Care of African Children Voice of America This first-ever, large-scale study of child diarrhea treatment practices in sub-Saharan Africa found that closing the gap between public and private...
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234 Missing Nigerian School Girls Possibly Sold Off as Child Brides - Jezebel

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234 Missing Nigerian School Girls Possibly Sold Off as Child Brides
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Career Profile - Child Protection Worker

Learn about a career as a Child Protection Worker to ensure children everywhere have a safe environment.
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Child Protection Week

This week the country is observing the National Child Protection Week, which is commemorated in South Africa annually to raise awareness of the rights of children. The campaign began in 1997...
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Child Protection Bill proposes mandatory reporting, child protect... - MaltaToday

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Esther J. Cepeda: The words we use can influence a child's development - Contra Costa Times

Esther J. Cepeda: The words we use can influence a child's development - Contra Costa Times | The African Child | Scoop.it
Esther J. Cepeda: The words we use can influence a child's development Contra Costa Times In a study "'Helping' Versus 'Being a Helper': Invoking the Self to Increase Helping in Young Children," appearing this month in the journal Child...
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1 of 8 U.S. Kids Mistreated Before Age 18, Study Finds

1 of 8 U.S. Kids Mistreated Before Age 18, Study Finds | The African Child | Scoop.it
Risk highest early in life, with 2 percent of children having a confirmed report by 1st birthday, researchers say (1 in 8 kids experience abuse or neglect- 1 child maltreated is one child too many@Texas Childrens http://t.co/ryEoVzsxnd)...
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Health for all : Another chance for EU-Africa leaders - EurActiv

Health for all : Another chance for EU-Africa leaders - EurActiv | The African Child | Scoop.it
EurActiv Health for all : Another chance for EU-Africa leaders EurActiv The UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Africa calls on European institutions to live up to their leadership role in development cooperation, by providing predictable and long-term...
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Displaced by violence, children in the Central African Republic face another ... - UNICEF (press release)

Displaced by violence, children in the Central African Republic face another ... - UNICEF (press release) | The African Child | Scoop.it
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Lions, Zebras and African Children: Voluntourism in the Age of Social Media - Huffington Post

Lions, Zebras and African Children: Voluntourism in the Age of Social Media - Huffington Post | The African Child | Scoop.it
Lions, Zebras and African Children: Voluntourism in the Age of Social Media Huffington Post They mush have felt like bullets, the words that I was spraying out into the crowd about zebras, lions, international aid, volunteer work and impoverished...
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Week of the Young Child celebrates importance of child development - MyWebTimes.com

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Week of the Young Child celebrates importance of child development
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The Streator Child Development Center is celebrating the Week of the Young Child Monday, April 14, through, Thursday, April 17.
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Heuermann Speaker to Focus on Water, Food Security in Child ...

That – and more – are topics for "The Role of Water and Food Security in Early Childhood Survival and Development: A Global Perspective," a Heuermann Lecture at 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 22 in the Great Plains Room of the ...
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