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Zimbabwe and Children and young people

  • Capital: Harare
  • Population: 11651858
  • Size: 390580.0 Km2

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The BLDS children & young people collection
The BLDS children & young people collection
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A call to establish a child-centred disaster management framework in Zimbabwe
R.M. Silah / Jàmbá: Journal of Disaster Risk Studies, 2015
This paper focuses on the vulnerability of children to hazards and disasters. It highlights that disasters do not affect all groups in a society in a similar manner. The research shows that owing to their special physiological,...
Shaping our collective futures: the Africa we want
N Abdulmelik (ed) 2013
In 50 years, what kind of Africa can we envision, and then proceed to achieve? What are the non-negotiables? What agenda will see a true transformation of the world in which we live? What factors will enable us to not simply survive, ...
Synthesis report on current and emerging youth policies and initiatives with links to agriculture: the case of Malawi, Mauritius, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania and Zimbabwe
R. Omoti / Food, Agriculture and Natural Resource Policy Analysis Network, 2012
Sub–Saharan African (SSA) countries have a unique population profile, with 44 percent of its population being under the age of 15, making it the youngest region of the world. In spite of the formally recognized role of agricultu...
Physical and sexual violence is associated with multiple adverse health behaviours
D. W. Brown; L. Riley; A. Butchart / Bulletin of the World Health Organization : the International Journal of Public Health, 2009
This article, published in the Bulletin of the World Health Organization, examines associations between exposure to physical violence (PV) or sexual violence (SV) and adverse health behaviours among a sample of children in five Africa...
How effectively do National Plans of Action address the needs of the youngest orphans and vulnerable children?
P. Engle / Bernard van Leer Foundation, 2008
Although it is recognised that the focus of support must be on all children made vulnerable by HIV and AIDS, including those living with sick parents or in extreme poverty, the youngest are often invisible to programme planners, despi...
Manual to run programmes that empower orphans and vulnerable children living in a world with HIV and AIDS
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2007
This training manual from the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) and the World Food Programme (WFP) details how to set up and run a Junior Farmer Field and Life Schools (JFFLS) programme. The programmes are designed to empower o...
Harmonising child rights laws in Eastern and Southern Africa
African Child Policy Forum, 2007
This report reviews and analyses how far 19 Eastern and Southern African countries have gone in harmonising and implementing the principles of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) and the African Charter on the Righ...
Story telling to tackle psychosocial problems
J. Morgan / Regional Psychosocial Support Initiative For Children Affected by HIV/AIDS, 2006
This manual leads children and youth, in groups, through a series of autobiographical story telling and art exercises, designed to explore solutions and to mobilise a community response, in the face of specific personal and social cha...
Engaging young people in planning for education
C.W. Fanelli; M. Mushunje / Catholic Relief Services, USA, 2007
This "how to" guide from CRS/Zimbabwe examines child participation in a wide range of education programmes, from traditional school-fees assistance to more innovative Junior Farmer Field Schools, a vocational education project. The co...
Young people in Zimbabwe aspire to self employment and overseas work
A.W. Little; C.M. Nherera / Eldis Document Store, 2005
How has economic liberalisation affected young Zimbabweans’ aspirations with regard to education and work? This paper examines this question through using household interviews to compare young people’s aspirations with the r...
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Training and Research Support Centre (TARSC)
Zimbabwe organisation specialising in health, food security, civil rights, gender and child rights
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Children and young people profiles on Zimbabwe

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