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Niger and Children and young people

  • Capital: Niamey
  • Population: 15878271
  • Size: 1267000.0 Km2

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A policy guide to ending girl child marriage
International Center for Research on Women, USA 2007
Girls who marry as children (younger than 18 years of age) are often more susceptible to the health risks associated with early sexual initiation and childbearing, including HIV and obstetric fistula. Lacking status and power, these g...
Challenging gender roles in small scale mining
International Institute for Labour Studies, ILO 2007
In the small-scale mining industry little is understood about the roles and activities of girls and the effect that this has on their lives and livelihoods. The issue of girl child labour in mining is largely unknown, it is often not ...
Weapons in hands of West African youths spell trouble
N. Florquin; E. G. Berman / Small Arms Survey 2005
This study looks at the armed groups and small arms in the 15 member countries of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) region. Armed groups in this report are defined as groups that have the capacity to challenge the...
Actions for eradication of child labour and trafficking, west and central Africa.
Anti-Slavery International 2003
Anti- Slavery International set up a network of child rights organisations in six West and Central African countries, Bénin, Burkina Faso, Gabon, Ghana, Niger and Togo, in order to work together for the eradication of abusive f...
Child labour in small-scale mining: Examples from Niger, Peru & Philippines
N.S. Jennings; S Alfa; Z Martínez-Castilla; D. P. Estrella-Gust / Sectoral Activities Programme, ILO 1999
Like most economic activities, small-scale mining has positive and negative aspects. It is closely linked to economic development, particularly in the rural sector in many developing countries; it helps to stem rural-urban migration, ...
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