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2013

  • Children's Act guide for health professionals. December 2013 (Edition 5) [File size: 2.8 MB]. Jamieson L & Lake L 2013.
  • “You don’t want to die. You want to reach your goals”: Alternative voices among young Black men in urban South Africa. De Lannoy A. 2013 Paper presented at the Safety and Violence Initiative colloquium on violence and violence prevention in Africa, University of Cape Town, 1 November 2013.
  • Children’s Act guide for child and youth care workers. July 2013 (Edition 2) [File size: 5.3 MB] Jamieson L.
  • Child death reviews in the context of child abuse fatalities – learning from international practice. Mathews S, Abrahams N & Martin LJ. 2013 Briefing paper produced jointly with the Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council & Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, University of Cape Town.
  • South African Child Gauge 2013. Berry L, Biersteker L, Dawes A, Lake L & Smith C (eds) 2013. Children's Institute, University of Cape Town.
  • Preventing violence against children – a child rights approach. Mathews S 2013. Research Watch, 9/2013. Online commentary published by UNICEF Office of Research.
  • Young adults’ social navigation through violent neighbourhoods in Cape Town. De Lannoy A 2013. Paper presented at the International Youth Studies conference, University of Glasgow, 8 – 10 April 2013.
  • 20 Year Review: Base paper on the state of children and the family. Hall K & Budlender D 2013. Research paper commissioned by the National Planning Commission for the 20 Year Review. Pretoria: The Presidency.
  • “You don’t want to die. You want to reach your goals”: Alternative voices among young Black men in urban South Africa. De Lannoy A 2013. Paper presented at the Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research, University of Amsterdam, 3 April 2013.
  • Children, poverty and the changing family since 1994. Hall K & Budlender D 2013. Paper presented by Hall K, at the 20 Year Review roundtable on Children and the Changing Family, the Presidency, Union Buildings, Pretoria, 15 May 2013.
  • Stepping up to the challenge: Prioritising essential services for young children [policy brief]. Lake L, Berry L, Biersteker L, Dawes A & Smith C 2013. Policy brief accompanying the South African Child Gauge 2013, published by the Children's Institute, UCT.
  • Exploring mental health adjustment of children post sexual assault in South Africa. Mathews S, Abrahams N & Jewkes R 2013. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 22:6, 639-657; doi: 10.1080/10538712.2013.811137.
  • Geographies of care: Children, inequality and mobility. Hall K 2013. Paper presented at the 5th annual HIV-in-context research symposium on Urbanisation, inequality and HIV, School of Public Health, University of the Western Cape, 13 – 15 March 2013.
  • Summary: Are children’s rights prioritised at a time of budget cuts? Assessing the adequacy of the 2013/14 social development budgets for funding of Children’s Act services. Budlender B & Proudlock P 2013.
  • Stepping up to the challenge: Prioritising essential services for young children [poster]. Lake L & Berry L 2013. Poster accompanying the South African Child Gauge 2013, published by the Children's Institute, UCT.
  • The epidemiology of child homicides in South Africa. Mathews, S, Abrahams, N, Jewkes R, Martin LJ & Lombard C 2013. Bulletin of the World Health Organisation 91:562-568; doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.12.117036.
  • Presentation to National Treasury on social welfare services: According to the law what is government obligated to provide and fund? Proudlock P & Skelton A 2013.
  • Learning and teaching in higher education: A critical and constructive engagement. Lake L 2013.  Presented at the Teaching and Learning conference, University of Cape Town, 21 October 2013.
  • Underreporting child abuse deaths: Experiences from a national study on child homicide. Correspondence Mathews S, Abrahams N, Jewkes R & Martin L 2013. South African Medical Journal, 2013, 103 (3):133.
  • Children’s Institute submission on South Africa’s Country Report to the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child. Mathews S & Proudlock P 2013. Presented to the Portfolio Committee on Woman, Children and People with Disabilities, National Parliament.
  • Children’s rights to health – a tool for transformation. Lake L 2013. Presented at the Building Children’s Nursing for Africa conference, University of Cape Town, 17 – 19 April 2013.
  • Social protection and the National Development Plan: closing the gap for children – opportunities and challenges. Mathews S 2013. Social Dynamics: A journal of African Studies, 2013, 39(1): 138-143.
  • Submission on amendments to the Children's Act: Corporal punishment, July 2013
  • Injury patterns of fatal child abuse in South Africa. Mathews S, Abrahams N, Jewkes R, Martin L & Lombard C 2013. Presented by Mathews S, at the 13th European Regional Conference of the International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect, Dublin, Ireland, 15 – 18 September 2013
  • Intimate partner femicide in South Africa in 1999 and 2009. Abrahams N, Mathews S, Martin LJ, Lombard C & Jewkes R 2013. PLoS Med, 10(4): e1001412. DIO:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001412.
  • Children’s Institute submission on the second Children’s Amendment Bill. Proudlock P & Tilley A 2013.
  • Child homicides in South Africa: Is there a link to child abuse? Mathews S, Abrahams N, Jewkes R, Martin L & Lombard C 2013. Presented by Mathews S, at the 19th Biennial Conference of the National Association of Child Care Workers, Johannesburg, 2 – 4 July 2013.
  • Child-labour free zones in selected African countries: A solution to the elimination of child labour? Nhenga-Chakarisa T 2013. Presented at the 2013 Africa conference, Uganda, 8 April 2013.
  • Are children’s rights prioritised at a time of budget cuts? Assessing the adequacy of the 2013/14 social development budgets for funding of Children’s Act services. Budlender B & Proudlock P 2013.
  • Ikasi style and the quiet violence of dreams: A critique of youth belonging in post-apartheid South Africa. Swartz S, Hamilton Harding J & De Lannoy A 2013. In: Swartz S & Arnot M (eds) Youth citizenship and the politics of belonging. London, UK: Routledge.
  • Commentary on the 2013/14 MTEF: Social grants and social services for children. Proudlock P 2013. Presented at the Budget Expenditure and Monitoring Forum, Cape Town, 22 October 2013.
  • Getting the basics right: An essential package of services and support for ECD. Berry L, Dawes A & Biersteker L 2013. In: Berry L, Biersteker L, Dawes A, Lake L & Smith C (eds) South African Child Gauge 2013.
  • Profile and status of children in South Africa: Persistent inequality. Proudlock P 2013. Presented at Save the Children International meeting, Pretoria, 25 March 2013.
  • ECD services in South Africa: What are the next steps? Albino N & Berry L 2013. In: Berry L, Biersteker L, Dawes A, Lake L & Smith C (eds) South African Child Gauge 2013.
  • Budgeting for children’s socio-economic rights- analysis of the 2013 National Budget. Proudlock P 2013. Presented at the annual South African Human Rights Commission and UNICEF Children’s Budget colloquium, Cape Town, 13 March 2013.
  • Children’s rights and health. Proudlock P 2013. In: Kibel M, Westwood T and Saloojee H (eds) Child Health for All. Edition 5Oxford University Press.
  • Breaking the cycle of intergenerational poverty. Hall K 2013. In: Hofmeyr J (ed) Transformation Audit 2012. The Youth Divided: Unlocking the potential of young South Africans. Cape Town: Institute for Justice and Reconciliation.
  • Interpretation, objects, application and implementation of the Children’s Act. Skelton A & Proudlock P 2013. In: Davel CJ & Skelton AM (eds) Commentary on the Children’s Act. Claremont, Cape Town: JUTA, Revision Service 6