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Working with street children

selected case-studies from Africa, Asia, and Latin America.
  • 303 Pages
  • 4.55 MB
  • English

Unesco Pub., International Catholic Child Bureau , Paris, [S.l.]
Street children -- Services for., Street children -- Case stu
SeriesYouth plus
ContributionsUnesco., International Catholic Child Bureau.
LC ClassificationsHV873 .W59 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination303 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL579471M
ISBN 109231030965
LC Control Number96167923

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‘S treet children’ and ‘homeless children’ or homeless youth might be used interchangeably, but there are some differences. Not all children who are homeless end up living in the open on the street. Many end up sleeping in very inappropriate but out of sight. Street children are poor or homeless children who live on the streets of a city, town, or village.

Homeless youth are often called street kids or street child; the definition of street children is contested, but many practitioners and policymakers use UNICEF's concept of boys and girls, aged under 18 years, for whom "the street" (including unoccupied dwellings and wasteland).

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Children flee to the streets, due to many reasons, and end up leading a treacherous life. Most children leave home as a result of death of their parents and domestic violence.

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