Data and Monitoring Tools

Monitoring and research are essential processes in ensuring the relevance and effectiveness of programs, and the scope and type of service provision. They are integral components of analysis, strategic planning, and implementation for government and non-governmental organisations seeking to effect change, support or provide services.

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Chao Wu, Guolong Wang, Simon Hu, Yue Liu, Hong Mi, Ye Zhou, Yi-ke Guo, Tongtong Song - PLoS ONE,

This article proposes a methodological workflow for data analysis by machine learning techniques that have the possibility to be widely applied in social issues.

Meredith Kiraly, David Hoadley, Cathy Humphreys - Child & Family Social Work,

This Australian research project explored the prevalence of kinship care households in Australia, with a particular focus on households headed by young kinship carers.

Dr Melissa Burgess, Muhammad Hassan Qaiser, Shanmugapriyah Thiyagarajah, Dr Silvia Mila Arlini, Dr Munshi Sulaiman - Save the Children International,

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Jess Edwards - Save the Children International,

This report is one in a series presenting findings from Save the Children's Global COVID-19 Research. The results presented in this report focus on quantitative data.

Melissa Burgess, Muhammad Hassan Qaiser, Shanmugapriyah Thiyagarajah, Dr Silvia Mila Arlini, Dr Munshi Sulaiman - Save the Children International,

This report presents the global COVID-19 research series design and methods.

Tatenda Nhapi - African Journal of Social Work,

The author of this study did a synthesis of the existing academic and policy literature and uses social work lens to undertake a situational analysis of current Zimbabwean child protection system dynamics with regards to Children with Disabilities hereafter referred to as CWDs.

Jason M. Rodriguez, Marybeth Shinn, Bridgette Lery, Jennifer Haight, Mary Cunningham, Mike Pergamit - Child Abuse & Neglect,

This study sought to better understand the relationship between homelessness and child welfare services (CWS) involvement and examine whether homeless shelter data could combine with CWS data to enhance intervention targeting.

Annie E. Casey Foundation,

The 31st edition of the Annie E. Casey Foundation's KIDS COUNT® Data Book describes how children across the United States were faring before the coronavirus pandemic began. As always, policymakers, researchers and advocates can continue using this information to help shape their work and build a stronger future for children, families and communities.

Chris Desmond, Kathryn Watt, Anamika Saha, Jialin Huang, Chunling Lu - The Lancet,

The aim of this study was to estimate global-level, regional-level, and country-level numbers and percentages of children living in institutional care.

Charles H Zeanah and Kathryn L Humphreys - The Lancet,

This comment piece by Charles H Zeanah and Kathryn L Humphreys accompanies a study on the number of children in institutional care around the globe, entitled 'Prevalence and number of children living in institutional care: global, regional, and country estimates,' published in the Lancet in March 2020.