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Insight Innocenti

FAMILY PARENTING SUPPORT POLICY

Family and Parenting Support

Policy and Provision in a Global Context

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Insight Innocenti
18 Jun 2015
In keeping with the spirit of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, family and parenting support is increasingly recognized as an important part of national social policies and social investment packages aimed at reducing poverty, decreasing inequality and promoting positive parental and chi...
DYNAMIQUE CHANGEMENT SOCIAL

La Dynamique du Changement Social

Vers L'abandon de L'excision/Mutilation Génitale Féminine dans Cinq pays Africains

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Insight Innocenti
2 Mar 2011
Après avoir procédé à l’analyse de la dynamique sociale qui sous-tend l’éradication de l’excision et mutilation génitale féminine (E/MGF) dans cinq pays - l’Égypte, l’Éthiopie, le Kenya, le Sénégal et le Soudan - cet Innocenti Insight se propose de promouvoir l’élaboration de mesures politiques e...
SOUTH ASIA IN ACTION PREVENTING

South Asia in Action

Preventing and Responding to Child Trafficking - Analysis of Anti-trafficking Initiatives in the Region

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Insight Innocenti
3 Dec 2009
Addressing the human cost and practical challenges imposed by child trafficking in South Asia, governments in the region, along with partners, have in recent years undertaken a range of initiatives grounded in the principles of child rights. This Innocenti Insight presents an analysis of anti-tra...
CHILDREN & DISABILITY IN TRANSIT

Children and Disability in Transition in CEE/CIS and Baltic States

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Insight Innocenti
20 Jun 2009
This Innocenti Insight looks at how children with disabilities and their families fare in the rapidly changing environment of this wide region, since transition in the early 1980’s. It builds upon the significant body of research and policy reflections accrued at the UNICEF Innocenti Research Cen...
SOUTH ASIA IN ACTION PREVENTING

South Asia in Action

Preventing and Responding to Child Trafficking - Child Rights-based Programme Practices

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Insight Innocenti
4 Jun 2009
The present study addresses programme practices that aim to combat child trafficking in South Asia. It presents three case studies of child rights-based initiatives, with a strong focus on prevention, along with other components of rights-based programming. These initiatives have been developed b...
PROTEFEONS LES ENFANTS TOUCHES PAR

Protégeons les enfants touchés par le VIH et le SIDA

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Insight Innocenti
21 Feb 2008
Ce rapport entend faire progresser le débat sur l'impact du VIH et du sida sur les enfants en attirant l'attention sur la situation des enfants orphelins à cause du sida et sur les limites des réponses actuelles pour faire appliquer leurs droits. Il examine également les options de soutien à ces ...
CARING FOR CHILDREN AFFECTED

Caring for Children Affected by HIV and AIDS

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Insight Innocenti
28 Jan 2008
This Insight is intended to advance the discussion on the impact of HIV and AIDS on children in three key ways: by drawing attention to the situation of children orphaned by AIDS and the limitations of current responses for the realization of their rights; by reviewing the options for the care of...
BIRTH REGISTRATION & ARMED CONFL

Birth Registration and Armed Conflict

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Insight Innocenti
29 Jan 2008
The present publication reviews the problem of non-registration in conflict-affected countries while drawing on case studies to analyze successful or promising initiatives to ensure registration. The ultimate goal is to assist practitioners in the field in conflict and post-conflict environments ...
CITIES WITH CHILDREN CHILD FRIEND

Cities With Children

Child Friendly Cities in Italy

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Insight Innocenti
29 Jan 2008
The present study describes the evolution of childhood in Italy and the emergence of a new culture of the city. It analyses the consideration given to the Child Friendly Cities initiative and in particular the attention provided to the child as an active citizen and the role of the city in promot...
MAKING PHILIPPINE CITIES CHILD FRI

Making Philippine Cities Child Friendly

Voices of Children in Poor Communities

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Insight Innocenti
21 Apr 2006
The study analyses how the Philippines national Child Friendly Movement has enhanced the capacity of local governments, communities and young people to fulfil the rights of the poorest children. The study uses participatory methodologies and reflects the viewpoint of children and the community. I...
EVOLVING CAPACITIES OF THE CHILD

Evolving Capacities of the Child, The

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Insight Innocenti
26 Aug 2005
The Convention on the Rights of the Child introduced for the first time in an international human rights treaty, the concept of the ‘evolving capacities’ of the child. This principle recognizes that, as children acquire enhanced competencies, there is a diminishing need for protection and a great...
LAYING THE FOUNDATIONS FOR CHILDRE

Laying the Foundations for Children's Rights

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Insight Innocenti
26 Aug 2005
This study provides a critical and constructive analysis of how far the international community and individual states have come in their efforts to establish the normative, legal, and institutional frameworks which are essential if the aspirations of the Convention the Rights of the Child are to ...
TRAFFICKING IN HUMAN BEINGS ESPECI

Trafficking in Human Beings, Especially Women and Children, in Africa

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Insight Innocenti
2 Nov 2004
Trafficking in human beings is increasingly understood as a major and worldwide human rights violation and development issue. UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre new Insight Trafficking in Human Beings, Especially Women and Children in Africa shows the growing acknowledgement of the problem in Afric...
CHILDREN IN INSTITUTIONS THE BEGI

Children in Institutions

The Beginning of the End?

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Insight Innocenti
8 Aug 2003
There is a growing global consensus in favour of family-based alternatives to institutional care for children. No residential institution --no matter how well meaning-- can replace the family environment so essential to every child. This Innocenti Insight examines efforts to prevent the instituti...
PROMOT CHILDREN

Promoting Children's Participation in Democratic Decision-Making

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Insight Innocenti
4 May 2001
Listening to children and considering seriously what they have to say has not been a widely adopted practice throughout the world. Since the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), 'child participation' has received much attention. National and local governments, UN agencies,...
TWO FACES OF EDUCATION IN ETHNIC

Two Faces of Education in Ethnic Conflict, The

Towards a Peacebuilding Education for Children

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Insight Innocenti
4 May 2001