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LAUNCH: 3 AUGUST
Children have mostly been spared from severe infection, but they are likely to carry the costs of the COVID-19 pandemic for years to come….
Intersections
The Children’s Institute conducted a scoping review to develop an in-depth understanding of the links between violence against women and children in the Global South. This review highlights the intersecting pathways between VAC and VAW.
South African Child Gauge 2020: Food and nutrition security
NOW LIVE This 15th annual review of the situation of the country’s children draws attention to the slow violence of child malnutrition and identifies critical points for intervention across the life course.
Children experience various forms of violence
REPORTERS' RESOURCES ON VIOLENCE AGAINST CHILDREN
A resource tool for reporters, researchers, and academics with information on Violence Against Children.
Our 2019 Annual Report: A Year in Review
Navigating the child policy terrain is not straightforward and we have to remain responsive to an ever-changing environment. Our latest annual report reviews CI's work and impacts within this context.
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Thursday, 16 September 2021
Don't forget the children in this Covid-19 storm

Current evidence from across the world indicates that children have largely been spared the severe illness and mortality affecting adults as a result of Covid-19. Yet, there are growing concerns that children are bearing the brunt of this pandemic.

Publication Date:
Sun, 07 Jun 2020 - 13:30
Include children's voice's on issues that concern them

As South Africa marks Child Protection Week, we should focus attention on issues of child protection and safety. Children face two pandemics, sexual violence and Covid-19, and remain excluded from national conversations. We do not know what is happening to them.

Publication Date:
Sun, 07 Jun 2020 - 13:15
Our Covid-19 strategy must include measures to reduce violence against women and children

The Covid-19 pandemic is having far reaching and devasting human, social and economic  effects across the globe. Many countries have imposed lockdown measures, confining people  to their homes to curb the spread of the virus and reduce the loss of lives. Potentially, creating the perfect storm for the surge of another pandemic – violence against women and children.

Publication Date:
Wed, 03 Jun 2020 - 07:30
Coalition calls on Cabinet to reconsider relief grants allocation

A submission was made to the Ministers of Finance; Social Development; and Women, Youth and People with Disabilities on the social grant component of the disaster relief package. The submission, signed by a coalition of socio-economic experts, economists and prominent NGOs, calls on Cabinet to “reconsider the manner in which the allocation of social relief grants will occur, bearing in mind the necessity of an urgent pro-poor response that protects children, the unemployed, and the informal sector

Publication Date:
Tue, 28 Apr 2020 - 18:00

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