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Street children: A global disgrace

hearing before the Select Committee on Hunger, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, first session, ... held in Washington, DC, November 7, 1991

by United States

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Published by For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office .
Written in English


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Number of Pages98
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Open LibraryOL7368018M
ISBN 100160383552
ISBN 109780160383557

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Congress. House. Select Committee on. A Study on Street Children in Zimbabwe Background and Purpose of Study The eighties and nineties saw a growing global concern for the rights and welfare of children. This culminated in the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of the Child by the General Assembly of the United Nations on Street children need to be able to access school.

Education can make living on the streets a temporary experience instead of a lifelong sentence. In order for street children to be able to go to school, these children need a supportive and flexible environment where they are made to feel like valuable pupils, not criminal vagrants.

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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. Wall St. Journal book reviews and ideas, author interviews, excerpts, news on best sellers, fiction, non-fiction, literature, biographies, memoirs.

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Nevertheless, poverty cannot stand alone as the only reason behind the phenomenon of street children, as a comparative research conducted on street children and working children in Brazil shows that the per capital household income of families of street children is higher than that of working children’s families (Rizzini et al., ).

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