TITLE

Violence against children: the UN report

AUTHOR(S)
Waterston, Tony; Mok, Jacqueline
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Jan2008, Vol. 93 Issue 1, p85
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the United Nations Secretary General's Report in November 2006 on violence against children. Different organizations including Commissioner on Human Rights, United Nations Children's Fun and World Health Oraganization led an initiative to describe the scale and impact of all forms of violence against children. The author mentions that one of the aims of the review of the report is to bring out its implications for pediatricians who play an important role in the impact and prevention of violence against children.
ACCESSION #
31220823

 

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