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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 81–88.
Published: 01 March 2014
... on 31 Israeli settlements in the Jordan Valley, including Argaman, the settlement nearest Zbeidat. the child labor issue encompasses a host of other problems—poverty, unemployment, and a poor school system. Many of the men and boys in this West Bank village—including some children as young...
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Published: 01 December 2017
Rohingya children play in a settlement in Narwal, Jammu. ROHINI MOHAN Rohingya children play in a settlement in Narwal, Jammu. / ROHINI MOHAN More
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 8–14.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Nara Milanich Latin America has long been known for its low marriage rates and high rates of children born outside of marriage. Beginning in 2000, politicians across the region began promoting “responsible paternity,” sponsoring legislation to help women track down their children’s fathers...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 16–20.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Rhacel Salazar Parreñas In homes across Asia, the Middle East, and the United States, female migrant laborers are doing the difficult work of child and elder care. But these women often leave behind children of their own in countries such as Indonesia and the Philippines. Rhacel Salazar Parreñas...
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Published: 01 March 2013
Volunteer health workers, leaving a remote rural unit, make rounds even to the most isolated areas of Mindanao, giving continuous health care to children suffering from severe malnutrition. Volunteer health workers, leaving a remote rural unit, make rounds even to the most isolated areas More
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 21–25.
Published: 01 September 2017
... Theresa May when she was home secretary, on parents and children. Einashe describes how the 2012 law has created thousands of “Skype families” who go years without seeing one another, and how its opponents warn it will lead to a brain drain from the United Kingdom. Copyright © 2017 World Policy...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 45–48.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Saliha Ben Ali Journalist Lisa De Bode interviews Saliha Ben Ali, whose son left the family’s home in Belgium four years ago to join a terrorist group in Syria. He was killed a few months later. Since his death, Ben Ali has become an outspoken advocate for parents who fear losing their children...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 76–82.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Katya Cengel Thousands of mentally ill people residing legally in the United States have been deported after committing crimes as minor as shoplifting. Journalist Katya Cengel reports on Cambodians who fled the country’s killing fields as children and who, after being repatriated, are struggling...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 1–2.
Published: 01 September 2017
... from going through what she did, Ben Ali now runs ateliers des mamans , workshops for mothers with children at risk of radicalization. She tells De Bode that, due to the strength of maternal ties, “a mother is the best interlocutor and guarantor of the security of her child and, by proxy, of a country...
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Published: 01 September 2017
Mai, a dentist in Jeddah, wears the wedding dress she wore 15 years ago. “I married my college classmate in dental school. Sharing two children and a happy marriage, we finally bought our dream house. The day after signing the lease, he died in a motorcycle accident. Then, my father died. I More
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Published: 01 September 2017
divorce, I realized I needed to pursue my own happiness. I moved to my own place, painting each wall with my daughter. I only see her two nights each month. Divorced mothers get nothing. Not the money, not the children.” —Ohoud Ohoud, an art director in Jeddah, plays with her daughter in a fort she More
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 19–21.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Carol Bellamy Carol Bellamy served as executive director of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and director of the Peace Corps. She now chairs both the board of governors of the International Baccalaureate and the Global Partnership for Education. © World Policy Institute 2013...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 29–38.
Published: 01 June 2013
... gossip, or punch the buttons of Jiang’s video game player, which he wrapped in tape to prevent from falling apart. Their cattle stand together in a nearby field, grazing on grass stalks. Around 3:30, the children fetch their cattle and head home. Jiang lives in a two-story shack on a small hill...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 81–89.
Published: 01 June 2014
.... MANY OF THESE INFORMAL DAY CARE CENTERS STRUGGLE WITH SEVERE CONGESTION, LIMITED VENTILATION, UNSANITARY AND UNSAFE ENVIRONMENTS, POOR NUTRITION, AND A LACK OF STIMULATION AND PLAY. Equally unresolved is the question of what happens to children under the age of five years in these urban slums...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 99–106.
Published: 01 March 2018
... tiles. She left her home in Ghouta in western Syria in the summer of 2013 with her mother, sister, and two children. Less than a month after they left, the Syrian government struck Ghouta with rockets containing the nerve agent sarin. Hundreds of people—estimates range from 280 to 1,700—died violent...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 50–61.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Volunteer health workers, leaving a remote rural unit, make rounds even to the most isolated areas of Mindanao, giving continuous health care to children suffering from severe malnutrition. Volunteer health workers, leaving a remote rural unit, make rounds even to the most isolated areas...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 70–80.
Published: 01 March 2014
... children in South Africa’s schools trying her best to succeed, but failing to beat the odds in a system gone horribly awry. Despite the great gains that South Africa has made in the two decades since becoming a democratic state, the South African education system is in profound crisis. Studies...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 90–98.
Published: 01 March 2014
..., and the failure of religious, political, and community leaders to safeguard vulnerable children and young women—accused by patriarchal groups of witchcraft as a means to ensure that they are kept firmly in their place. Now, 18-years-old, she bears the obvious emotional scars of trauma. Annie was trafficked...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (4): 93–99.
Published: 01 December 2011
.... “That was unexpected,” muttered one delighted organizer afterwards, hardly believing his luck and trying to find some rational explanation for the turnout. But this was no accident. Last year, I gave more than a hundred public talks throughout Europe, and whether the audience consisted of children in a small...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 95–103.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., and scientists. Any family that can afford it is likely to send their children to study abroad, hoping they’ll find work and settle outside of Russia. No matter how many technology villages the government builds, there will never be enough if the country’s social fabric remains weak. Emigration is a measure...
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