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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Sawsan Tabazah - Jordan Times27 Apr 2018

Jordan's Higher Council for the Affairs of People with Disabilities (HCD) has committed to improve care and support for children and adults with disabilities, including engaging in de-intsitutionalization efforts, according to this article from the Jordan Times.

Yafit Sulimani-Aidan - Children and Youth Services Review18 Apr 2018

The goal of this study was to explore the assets and pathways in pursuing the future goals of 25 care leavers in Israel.

UNICEF17 Apr 2018

UNICEF is seeking a Senior Child Protection Consultant in Lebanon.

Liat Yakhnich, Emmanuel Grupper & Shlomo Romi - Child & Youth Services16 Apr 2018

This opinion note aims at opening a discussion about a new, inclusion-focused perspective on higher professional education of CYC workers.

Hani Nouman, Guy Enosh, Amal Jarjoura - Research on Social Work Practice1 Apr 2018

This study examined the four factors that might bias child risk assessment and recommendation of treatment for children at high risk among Arab social workers in Israel.

UNICEF28 Mar 2018

Government institutions and civil society representatives in Jordan have launched a three-year national strategy and action plan aimed at reducing physical violence against children in Jordan at a meeting convened by the National Council for Family Affairs and UNICEF.

Miriam Schiff PhD, Rachel Dekel PhD, Ohad Gilbar MSW, Rami Benbenishty PhD - Child & Family Social Work6 Mar 2018

This study examined the associations between exposure to armed conflict, perceived support, work experience, needing help, and post-traumatic distress among Israeli social workers in foster care agencies based on Conservation of Resources theory.

UNICEF16 Feb 2018

UNICEF is seeking a Chief of Child Protection in Syria. 

Child Protection Area of Responsibility (CP AoR)8 Feb 2018

This report from the Child Protection Area of Responsibility (CP AoR) highlights the child protection needs and responses in Syria and includes objectives and targets for continued child protection interventions and strategies.

Eran P. Melkman, Rami Benbenishty - Children and Youth Services Review31 Jan 2018

The goals of the present study are to examine the association between childhood adversity and adult functioning among youth aging out-of-care, and to explore how attributes of their social support networks mediate this association.