Southern Africa

This page contains documents and other resources related to children's care in Southern Africa. Browse resources by country or category for more specific information.

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Tariro Washinyira - GroundUp14 Feb 2018

Eight Zimbabwean children were taken into the custody of South Africa's Department of Social Development after allegedly being smuggled into the country in a truck, according to this article from Ground Up.

Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children14 Feb 2018

Prepared for the Agenda 2030 for Children: End Violence Solutions Summit, held in Stockholm, Sweden, on 14-15 February 2018, this report tracks progress towards prohibition and elimination of corporal punishment of children in Pathfinding countries. 

Kabo Diraditsile, Mbongeni Nyadza - Child & Family Social Work9 Feb 2018

This study sought to investigate the lived experiences of care leavers from institutional care facility in Botswana.

Catholic Relief Services29 Jan 2018

The purpose of this Scope of Work is to assess and document Quality Improvement (QI) implementation process in relation to Catholic Relief Services (CRS) OVC Project. 

Adrian D. van Breda - Child & Family Social Work24 Jan 2018

This article reports on a systematic review of research on residential care-leaving in South Africa, from 2003 to 2016. 

Katharine Hall and Dorrit Posel - The United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research1 Jan 2018

In this mixed methods study, the authors use nationally representative panel data to investigate migration patterns when viewed from the perspective of children. 

Bonita Bernice Visagie & Jace Pillay - Health SA Gesondheid20 Dec 2017

The focus of this study is to explore the role of lay health workers in a community organization providing palliative care to orphans and vulnerable children affected by HIV/AIDS, located in rural Bronkhorstspruit, Gauteng Province of South Africa. 

Lucie D Cluver, et al - BMJ Global Health7 Dec 2017

The aim of this study was to assess the impact of ‘Parenting for Lifelong Health: Sinovuyo Teen’, a parenting programme for adolescents in low-income and middle-income countries, on abuse and parenting practices. 

Lucy Jamieson & Linda Richter - South African Child Gauge 20171 Dec 2017

This essay critically engages with the 2030 Global Agenda and assesses the potential of the SDGs to transform our world to enable all children – regardless of race, gender, ability, or social background – to not only survive but thrive.

UNICEF22 Nov 2017

UNICEF is seeking a Child Protection Specialist for Child Protection in Emergencies (CPiE) in the Eastern and Southern Africa region.