Central Africa

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

Better Care Network3 Feb 2017

This country care review includes the care-related Concluding Observations adopted by the Committee on the Rights of the Child. 

Better Care Network3 Feb 2017

This country care review includes the care-related Concluding Observations adopted by the Committee on the Rights of the Child.

CPC Learning Network19 Dec 2016
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Webinar

CPC Learning Network Associate Director, Mark Canavera, Janis Ridsdel from UNHCR, Sara Lim from UNICEF, and Nathalie Bussien, UNHCR Child Protection Officer in Rwanda will host a webinar on “Determining Acceptable Customary Caregiving Arrangements with Congolese Refugees in Rwanda” on Monday, December 19 from 9:00-10:30 am EDT. 

Saeed Rahman, Simran Chaudhri, Lindsay Stark and Mark Canaver -- Forced Migration Review1 Oct 2016

According to this article from Forced Migration Review, when the majority of aid comes from external sources, it can cause those who receive the aid to feel powerless. 

Julie A. Tippens - Qualitative Health Research25 Aug 2016

This article examines how urban Congolese refugees in Kenya promote psychosocial well-being in the context of structural vulnerability. 

UNICEF1 Aug 2016

This article discusses the major population displacement that unfolded in Africa’s Lake Chad Basin.

Dr. Philip Cook, Michele Cook, Natasha Blanchet Cohen, Armel Oguniyi & Jean Sewanou International Institute for Child Rights and Development (IICRD)29 Jul 2016

This is a report from the International Institute for Child Rights and Development (IICRD) examining the two year (2014-2016) Child Protection Social Cohesion initiative in Burundi and Chad.

Better Care Network8 Jul 2016

This country care review includes the care-related Concluding Observations adopted by the Committee on the Rights of the Child.

Larissa Kojoué - Children and Young People Living with HIV/AIDS, Part of the series Cross-Cultural Research in Health, Illness and Well-Being 15 Jun 2016

Based on an in-depth analysis of Cameroonian policies for care and support to orphans and vulnerable children (OVC), this chapter will show that despite the inclusion of this issue as a strategic priority in fighting against AIDS, Cameroonian authorities are non-significant managers.

Mindy E. Scott & Elizabeth Karberg - Global Social Welfare19 Apr 2016

Given the importance of children’s care arrangements for their development, this essay summarizes efforts to measure trends in children’s care arrangements in two regions of the world—Southeast Asia and sub-Saharan Africa. 

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