Eastern Asia

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UNICEF4 Nov 2018

UNICEF is seeking a professionally qualified and experienced child protection officer with social work and research skills and ideally experience or familiarity in massive open online courses development.

Qi Di, Wang Yongjie, Wan Guowei - Children and Youth Services Review28 Oct 2018

Based on empirical studies of 5836 children in six provinces of China's Mid-Western regions, this paper contributes to existing knowledge by analyzing the severity, consequences and risk factors of child abuse.

Xueqi Qu, Xiaona Huang, Yuning Yang, Chenlu Yang, Qiying Song, Xiaoli Liu, Yue Huang, Chunyi Chen, Meicen Liu, Hong Zhou - The Lancet26 Oct 2018

This study aimed to assess the specific influence of migrant mothers on early child development, especially on social–emotional problems.

Cheng-Chen Chang, Ming-Hong Hsieh, Jeng-Yuan Chiou, Hsiang-Hsiung Huang, Po-Chung Ju, Jong-Yi Wang - Journal of Interpersonal Violence12 Oct 2018

This study compared the risk difference and further investigated the association between the category of mental disorders and child abuse perpetration in Taiwan.

Washington Post24 Sep 2018

In this opinion piece, the Washington Post Editorial Board sheds light on the separation of children from their families in the Xinjiang province of China.

Sigal Samuel - The Atlantic4 Sep 2018

The government of China has sent approximately one million Uighur Muslims to internment camps, separating families and placing children in state-run orphanages, according to this article from the Atlantic.

Bong Joo Lee - National Systems of Child Protection7 Aug 2018

This chapter describes the child protection system in South Korea.

Chenyue Zhao, Helen L. Egger, Cheryl R. Stein, Kyle A. McGregor - Pediatrics1 Aug 2018

This article analyzes the mental health outcomes of children affected by parental migration in China.

Takahiro Nakatomi, Shuhei Ichikawa, Hideki Wakabayashi, Yousuke C. Takemura - Health and Quality of Life Outcomes28 Jul 2018

This research compared the quality of life (QOL) of children and adolescents in Japan who live in Children’s Homes (CHs) with that of children and adolescents living in traditional families.

Margaret Grant & Alan Rushton - Children and Youth Services Review5 Jun 2018

This paper seeks to contribute to debates about how people's adult lives unfold after experiencing childhood adversity. It presents analysis from the British Chinese Adoption Study: a mixed methods follow-up study of women, now aged in their 40s and early 50s, who spent their infant lives in Hong Kong orphanages and were then adopted by families in the UK in the 1960s.