Southeastern Asia

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UNICEF20 Nov 2017

UNICEF is seeking a consultant to conduct a mapping and review of the situation of children in residential care centers in the Philippines.

Katie Arnold - Reuters7 Nov 2017

This article shines light on the vulnerability to trafficking and exploitation of children in the Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh.

Poppy McPherson - The Guardian4 Nov 2017

Nearly a million people of the Rohingya Muslim minority in Myanmar have fled to Bangladesh since August - and are now living in refugee camps in the port town of Cox's Bazar - to escape what the UN

Janelle Retka, Chhorn Phearun, and Kong Meta - The Phnom Penh Post 2 Nov 2017

This article from the Phnom Penh Post discusses recent government reforms of orphanages in Cambodia in response to the rising incidence of families sending children to these institutions for educational opportunities that are not available in some communities.

UNICEF 17 Oct 2017

UNICEF is recruiting for a Consultant to serve as the Technical Adviser to support the implementation of “Cambodia PROTECT: A Communication Strategy to End Violence against Children and Unnecessary Family Separation in Cambodia 2017-2022”.

Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement of Myanmar & UNICEF26 Sep 2017

The Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement of Myanmar, with the support of UNICEF, launched a set of guidelines and minimum standards, alongside monitoring and oversight plans, aimed at bettering the lives of children in residential care. 

Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement of Myanmar & UNICEF26 Sep 2017

The Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement of Myanmar, with the support of UNICEF, launched a set of guidelines and minimum standards, alongside monitoring and oversight plans, aimed at bettering the lives of children in residential care.

UNICEF Myanmar26 Sep 2017

Myanmar's Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement, with the support of UNICEF, has launched a set of guidelines and minimum standards for the care of children living in all residential care facilities in the country. 

Yon Sineat and Erin Handley - The Phnom Penh Post14 Sep 2017

This week the Cambodian government released an explanatory note to educate the public on domestic adoption; however, some express concern whether bolstering domestic adoptions is currently feasible or safe for children. 

Agence France-Presse 13 Sep 2017

UNICEF estimates suggest that over 1,100 Rohingya children fleeing violence in western Myanmar have arrived unaccompanied in Bangladesh since August 25. 

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