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The rights of gay/lesbian children in South African public schools: an overview of the relevant legal and institutional framework.
South Africa has a history of discrimination against gay and lesbian (GL) learners in public schools, despite the fact that it was the first country to adopt a constitution protecting all people from discrimination in terms ...
Child participation in family group conferences in care and protection cases: a comparative analysis of South Africa, New Zealand and Australia.
The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child 1989 awarded children the right to be heard and to express their views in all matters that affect them. This includes the right of the child to participate in ...
Child and youth care workers’ support of grandparents raising orphaned grandchildren.
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Poverty and patriarchy as contributors to child sexual abuse.
This research paper discusses the social and legal aspects of child sexual abuse in South Africa. Two significant contributors namely poverty and patriarchy are considered against a background of a paucity of information. ...