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China and Children and young people

  • Capital: Beijing
  • Population: 1330044000
  • Size: 9596960.0 Km2

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The BLDS children & young people collection
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Shame, social exclusion and the effectiveness of anti-poverty programmes
R. Walker / Department for International Development, UK 2012
A two year qualitative investigation of the nature and consequences of shame associated with poverty was conducted in seven settings located in rural Uganda and India; urban China, Pakistan, Korea and United Kingdom; and small town an...
New knowledge on children and young people: a synthesis of evidence - summary paper
R. Marcus; E. Page; J. Stephenson; D. Walker / Impact Initiative 2015
Improving children and young people’s (CYP) wellbeing, and recognising the role they can play in creating a more sustainable world will be critical to meeting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This timely report provides ...
Social programmes and job promotion for the BRICS Youth
P. Lara de Arruda; A.K. Slingsby / International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth 2014
Besides scaling up and improving the operationalisation of the initiatives designed to offer credit, work opportunities and vocational training to the youth, the BRICS nations, like all the nations of the globe, are faced with the pre...
African students in China An exploration of increasing numbers and their motivations in Beijing
H. Ferdjani / Centre for Chinese Studies, University of Stellenbosch 2012
Besides the field of commercial activities, education has become a great component of the Sino-African framework. The consequence of this  partnership is the designing of a landscape of thousands of African students that can acce...
A snapshot of world population trends, 2011
B. Crossette (ed); R. Kollodge; A. Toure / United Nations Population Fund 2011
This report provides a snapshot of how a number of countries are facing diverse demographic challenges, ranging from ageing populations to high fertility rates, and from urbanisation to the emergence of new generations of young people...
Which countries are preparing for old age?
R. Jackson; N. Howe; K. Nakashima / Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington 2011
The Global Aging Preparedness Index (or GAP Index) aims to provide a comprehensive assessment of the progress that countries are making in preparing for global ageing, and particularly the “old-age dependency” dimension of...
Higher education and the labour market in China
F Li; J Morgan; X Ding / id21 Development Research Reporting Service 2008
China has made remarkable economic progress in the past three decades. This has led to a dramatic rise in demand for highly educated workers and consequently, the rapid expansion of higher education. While a degree does not guarantee ...
Child injury in Asia
UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre 2007
This special Innocenti series on Child Injury, developed jointly by UNICEF and TASC, presents recently acquired evidence from surveys in five Asian countries: Bangladesh, China, Philippines, Thailand and Viet Nam. The surveys are larg...
Assessing the impact of nutritional definciency in famine
R. Mu; X. Zhang / International Food Policy Research Institute 2008
An increasing literature examines the association between restricted fetal or early childhood growth and the incidence of diseases in adulthood. Little is known, however, about gender difference in this association. This document asse...
Is the Asia-Pacific facing mounting youth problems?
United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific 2007
Focusing on six Asia-Pacific countries; Australia, China, India, Malaysia, the Republic of Korea and Singapore, this paper documents information and experiences on youth issues, youth policy formulation and programme development. With...
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