Child Protection

Conducting a Dialogue (part 3) / Violence against children severely threatens their survival and development, and undermines their human rights. An estimated 300 million children worldwide are subjected to violence, exploitation and abuse (UNICEF) – physically, sexually, socially and psychologically. These transgressions against children are under-reported in all countries, and interventions aimed to address the problem often have limited effect. Sida considers the protection of children as a high profile issue.pages:4