ERIC Number: EJ627493
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Cover Story: "Life is a Classroom, a Street without Guns and a Field without Mines."
Refugees, v1 n122 p4-7,9-10,13-15,18-21,24 2001
Suggests that despite unprecedented attention to the issue of child welfare and rights, and commitment of resources by the global community, millions of children, including refugees, remain in desperate situations. Reports also that modern wars are exploiting, maiming, brutalizing and killing children and their families. Increasingly, humanitarian organizations view schools as a place to help combat the social problems related to this issue. (SM)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Child Safety, Children, Childrens Rights, Developing Nations, Elementary Secondary Education, Humanitarianism, Refugees, War
UNHCR, P.O. Box 2500, CH-1211 Geneva 2, Switzerland. Tel: 022-739-81-11.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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