Children Living without Biological Parent
Formal Alternative Care Arrangements
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This article explores the impacts of COVID-19 on children in Botswana, including an increase in the number of child sexual abuse cases, and highlights the need for a clear road map on the prevention and response of the child protection system in Botswana.
This study sought to determine the needs of the general population of children in Botswana.
This study determined the perceived effects of prolonged residential care for children in Botswana.
This paper examines all policy and laws related to families in the South, West, East and Central regions of sub-Saharan Africa.
The special issue of Emerging Adulthood titled “Care-Leaving in Africa” is the first collection of essays on care-leaving by African scholars. This article, coauthored by scholars from North and South, argues in favor of North–South dialogue but highlights several challenges inherent in this, including the indigenizing and thus marginalizing of African experience and scholarship and divergent constructions of key social concepts.
This country care review includes the care-related Concluding Observations adopted by the Committee on the Rights of the Child.
The goal of this study was to investigate the efficacy of the Balekane EARTH program, a 2-week wilderness-based therapeutic intervention in Botswana for children who have been orphaned.
Using the Attachment Theory as a guiding framework, this study sought to explore the effects of prolonged residential care for children.
This study sought to investigate the lived experiences of care leavers from institutional care facility in Botswana.
This report presents the preliminary findings from an ongoing project undertaken by 4Children that seeks to identify key opportunities to incorporate violence prevention and response interventions within priority PEPFAR Program Areas at clinical and community levels.