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International Workshop on Rights of Children in Disaster Situations

International Workshop on Rights of Children in Disaster Situations (2005 Tata Institute of Social Sciences)

International Workshop on Rights of Children in Disaster Situations

by International Workshop on Rights of Children in Disaster Situations (2005 Tata Institute of Social Sciences)

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Published by Tata Institute of Social Sciences in Mumbai .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesUGAM workshop on rights of children in disaster situations, Ugam, rights of children in disaster situations
Statementreport compiled by Alpa Vora based on the workshop documentation by Sailen Routary & Saman Afroz and the papers & presentations of the resource persons and speakers.
ContributionsVora, Alpa., Tata Institute of Social Sciences., Terra des Hommes Germany (India) Programme.
The Physical Object
Pagination77 p. :
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23156570M
LC Control Number2006448142

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This report begins with an overview of the specific impact of disasters on children by Irwin Redlener, director of the National Center for Disaster Preparedness at Columbia University. He explained the important differences between lessons learned and lessons acted on, and realistic goals to keep in mind regarding children in these precarious situations.

This is followed by a review of the Author: Forum on Medical. Children and young people have specific needs and vulnerabilities in armed conflict or other situations of violence.

These needs must be addressed more effec-tively: this was the rationale for the workshop on children affected by armed conflict and other situations of vio-lence that the International Committee of the Red Cross. by ECPAT International -- This manual is about how to protect children from sexual violence and sexual exploitation, specifically in disaster and emergency situations.

It is not intended to be an academic report but instead is a practical guide that we hope will be of use to people working directly in the field. GLOBAL ENGAGEMENT. Plan International is a core member of the Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action in which it takes a leadership role on the Worst Forms of Child Labour and Community-Based Child Protection in Emergencies Task Forces.

We are also a member of the Strategic Advisory Group for the Child Protection Area of Responsibility and a new Core Member of the Gender. In times of crisis, when children are at their most vulnerable, Save the Children is there.

We are always at the ready — and always among the first agencies that help during natural disasters. Delivering lifesaving emergency relief.

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Climate change, environmental degradation and natural hazards such as earthquakes, floods and drought are wreaking havoc in vulnerable communities. situations of armed conflict. International humanitarian law is part of ius in bello (the law on how force may be used), which has to be distinguished International human rights law is a system of international norms designed to protect and promote the human rights of all persons.

These rights. A book to teach disaster management would accomplish very little unless a broad spectrum of knowledge is imparted regarding effects of various types of disasters, their dimensions and.

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AAP Disaster Recovery Fund. Contributions can be made to support pediatricians and the children they serve as a result of natural or man-made disasters anywhere in the world. In times of disaster, AAP chapters can apply for funding to support identified needs.

CRIN, Child Rights International Network (4) Apply CRIN, Rwandan Children's Book Initiative (2) Apply Rwandan Children's Book Initiative filter ; RWG-CL, Regional Working Group on Child Labour (3) UNISDR, United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (2). Trauma-Related Articles from Counseling Today.

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Disaster Management Training and Education Center for Africa Disaster Preparedness and Disability Project Disaster Prevention and Management, An International Journal. It also reaffirms the need for legal and other protections for the child before and after birth, the importance of respect for the cultural values of the child’s commu­nity and the vital role of international cooperation in securing children’s rights.

Article 1 – Definition of a child. A child is recognized as every human being under ARC (Action for the Rights of Children) _____ _____ Situation Analysis 2/99 Page 4 2. An understanding of the socio-cultural background of the refugees, and of the host society, is required.

Situation analysis requires an appraisal of refugee capacities and resources as well as problems and needs. Refugees need to be seen as resilient. They made a promise to every child to protect and fulfil their rights, by adopting an international legal framework – the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.

Contained in this treaty is a profound idea: that children are not just objects who belong to their parents and for whom decisions are made, or adults in training.

According to the India Committee of the Netherlands and the International Labor Rights Fund, Monsanto also employs child labor.

In India, an estima children work in cottonseed production for farmers paid by Indian and multinational seed companies, including Monsanto.The Global Fund for Children (GFC) invests in undercapitalized organizations that provide critical services to vulnerable children.

The Fund finds and supports grassroots organizations worldwide to transform the lives of children on the edges of society – trafficked children, refugees, child laborers – and help them regain their rights and pursue their dreams.International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies Public awareness and public education for disaster risk reduction: a guide 5 Glossary Disaster – A serious disruption of the functioning of a community or a society involving widespread human, material, economic or environmental losses and.