Catalogue by keywords / Child Asia

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ISS/IRC Code BIBLIO-PER ASIA-001
Partner DCI code 4204
Title Child Asia
Author Foundation for children
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Date published/issue 07-00-1991
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published THAILAND
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Publisher Foundation for Children
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Page 17 p
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Type of material Periodical
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Document description Commentaries
Country concerned CHINA
MYANMAR
NEPAL
PAKISTAN
PHILIPPINES
THAILAND
Index Child-rights
Sale
Adoption
Traffick
Abuse
Neglect
Aids
Free text From DCI collection of periodicals: publication received since July-August 1991-Publication of the Foundation for Children where injustices against children in Asia is denounced. (July-August 1991 issue) several articles on subjects such as prostitution of children linked to tourism in the region, and the general conditions of poverty and neglect suffered by the population, and affecting children in most Asian countries; (November-December 1991 issue) "Childhood Denied: The Pakistan Situation". (January-February 1992 issue) special on improving education in Asia. (March-April 1992) denounciation of military recruitment of children in Myanmar (Burma); children in Philippines suffer injuries from army campaign to erradicate rebels; child prostitution and sexual abuse in Sri Lanka linked to tourism and the breakdown of traditional family values; (May-June 1992) Statement by Nigel Cantwell of DCI in Manila conference on the need to curb international adoptions; women and children are reported kidnapped and sold in China provinces; report o n conference in Bangkok-March/April 1992- on "Children in Prostitution: Victims of Tourism in Asia"; Centre for the Protection of Children's Rights (Thailand) testifies at the UN Commission on Human Rights on actions taken by this organization to rescue abused children, particularly those involved in prostitution. ISS/IRC library contains one issue - No 12, 1994 - (PER-ASIA 001)

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