Middle East

This page contains documents and other resources related to children's care in the Middle East. Browse resources by country or category for more specific information.

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IMEMC News 6 Oct 2017

Youth detained in detention centers in Gaza are suffering from abuse, torture, cruel and humiliating punishment, and other human rights violations due to noncompliance with international standards. 

Yekaterina Chulkovskaya - Al-Monitor5 Sep 2017

Russian children have been found in orphanages throughout Iraq after their parents moved to the country to join radicals of the Islamic State (IS).

Yafit Sulimani-Aidan - Child & Family Social Work31 Aug 2017

This paper addresses the challenges and benefits of involving biological parents in group homes in Israel and presents various means to encourage their involvement in care.

UNICEF22 Aug 2017

MoSD and UNICEF convened a meeting with judges, legal experts and community-based organizations to discuss strategies and plans for moving away from institutional care and strengthening Jordan's foster care system. 

Shalhevet Attar-Schwartz - Child Maltreatment in Residential Care3 Aug 2017

This study analyzed the experiences of victimization by peers and staff of adolescents living in Israeli residential care settings.

Better Care Network 22 Jun 2017

This country care review includes the care-related Concluding Observations adopted by the Committee on the Rights of the Child during the seventy-fifth session (15 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017) of the Convention on the Rights of the Child.

Better Care Network22 Jun 2017

This country care review includes the care-related Concluding Observations adopted by the Committee on the Rights of the Child during the seventy-fifth session (15 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017) of the Convention on the Rights of the Child.

Arezo Malakooti & Sebastien Duhaut - Altai Consulting, Save the Children12 Jun 2017

This report describes the findings from a research study on the protection of children fleeing from the Syria conflict and traveling to Europe. 

BBC News18 May 2017

Turkey has opened a vast centre, termed "Orphans City," dedicated to housing and educating orphans from war-torn Syria.

Better Care Network18 May 2017

This country care review includes the care-related Concluding Observations adopted by the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities as part of its examination of the initial periodic report of Jordan during the seventeenth session (20 Mar 2017 – 12 Apr 2017) of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. 

Committee on the Rights of the Child as part of its examination of the fourth and fifth periodic reports of Jordan (CRC/C/JOR/CO/4-5) during its 65th Session at its 1877th and 1878th meetings held on 26 and 27 May 2014, and adopted, at its 1901st meeting, held on 13 June 2014.

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