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Children's Institute 2017 Annual Report
Our 2017 Annual Report: A Year in Review
Navigating the child policy terrain is not straightforward and we have to remain responsive to an ever-changing political environment. Our latest annual report reviews CI's work and impact within this context.
Download Policy Brief on Child Poverty
This briefing paper summarises a review of research evidence on child poverty in South Africa. The review was initially undertaken in 2011, and was updated in 2017 to reflect more recent studies.
The Children’s Third Amendment Bill
Provincial consultations on the Children’s Third Amendment Bill are being held in August and September. We strongly encourage you to participate in the provincial consultations and to make written submissions on the Bill. Written submissions are due...
CI Releases Physical Punishment Policy Brief
This policy brief discusses the prevalence of physical punishment in South Africa, its effects on children and the links between physical punishment and intimate partner violence.
Attend Upcoming Child Rights Course
Attend the accredited five-day short course on Child Rights and Child Law for Health and Allied Professionals, running from 3 – 7 December 2018, that will provide you with all the tools you need to be a child rights champion in your health facility.

             

 

 

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Monday, 24 September 2018
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Left Behind: The Realisation of Children’s Rights Undercut by Violence

"Where fundamental human rights are violated, we as a society need to stand up particularly when the rights violation affects the most vulnerable members of our society." CI's Stefanie Röhrs writes about how violence against children is undermining the realisation of their human rights.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 12:00
 Review of Research Evidence on Child Poverty in SA
Review of Research Evidence on Child Poverty in South Africa

This review presents research evidence on child poverty in South Africa. It includes discussions on key concepts used in child poverty research, quantitative studies about child poverty in South Africa, and some of the keys issues around children and inequality. It also highlights some of the key studies that have focused on the Child Support Grant, an important poverty alleviation tool.

Publication Date:
Friday, March 2, 2018 - 17:00
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Children's Institute Annual Report 2016

"Congratulations on a fantastic year and for taking the CI to new heights!"
Prof Heather Zar (HOD, Paediatrics and Child Health)

 

Publication Date:
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 11:45
CI Researcher: Not Enough Being Done to Protect Children

Lucy Jamieson talks to SAFM's Sakina Kamwendo about the gaping hole in the State's response to violence against children. (May 9, 2018.)

Publication Date:
Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 22:45

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