Middle East

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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.

Ohad Gilbar, Rami Benbenishty, Miriam Schiff, Rachel Dekel - Children and Youth Services Review24 Dec 2017

The first goal of this study was to describe posttraumatic symptoms (PTS) and problems in functioning among foster parents following their exposure to the war. 

Nawaf Al Faryan, Margarita Frederico, Janelle Young - International Social Work21 Dec 2017

In this article, child protection managers and direct service workers in Saudi Arabia report their experiences in implementing new policies. 

Dafna Tener, Yoa Sorek, Ella Schwartz - Child and Family Social Work7 Dec 2017

The current qualitative study examines the lived experiences of the women and children in the Mothers Unit from the subjective perspective of the women currently or previously involved in the programme and of the professionals working with them. 

UNICEF7 Dec 2017

UNICEF is seeking a Child Protection Officer in Lebanon. 

Jane Arraf - NPR25 Nov 2017

In this article and accompanying radio piece, NPR sheds light on the issues facing children who have lost one or both parents as a result of an ISIS attack in Mosul, Iraq.

IMEMC News 6 Oct 2017

Youth detained in detention centers in Gaza are suffering from abuse, torture, cruel and humiliating punishment, and other human rights violations due to noncompliance with international standards. 

Abdel Aziz Mousa Thabet, Mohammed W Elhelou and Panos Vostanis - EC Paediatrics6 Sep 2017

This study aimed to find the prevalence rate of PTSD, anxiety and depression among orphaned children in Gaza Strip.

Yekaterina Chulkovskaya - Al-Monitor5 Sep 2017

Russian children have been found in orphanages throughout Iraq after their parents moved to the country to join radicals of the Islamic State (IS).