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Monitoring Child Well-Being

A South African Rights-Based Approach

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Published by Human Sciences Research Council .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Child welfare,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Republic of South Africa,
  • Africa - South - Republic of South Africa,
  • Children"s Studies,
  • Social Science / Children"s Studies

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAndrew Dawes (Editor), Rachel Bray (Editor), Amelia van der Merwe (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages640
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11202161M
    ISBN 100796921776
    ISBN 109780796921772

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Neighbourhood indicators: monitoring child rights and well-being at small-area level 73 Catherine L. Ward SECTION II Child survival and health domain 5. Monitoring child health 93 Haroon Saloojee 6. Monitoring child and adolescent mental health, risk behaviour and substance use Alan J.

Flisher 7. Measuring and Monitoring Children’s Well-Being (Social Indicators Research Series Book 7) - Kindle edition by Ben-Arieh, Asher, Kaufman, Natalie Hevener, Andrews, Arlene Bowers, George, Robert M., Bong Joo Lee, Aber, L. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading 4/5(1). Analytical bases: Conceptual underpinnings - monitoring the well-being of children - historical and conceptual foundations, a rights-based approach to monitoring the well-being of children in South Africa, conceptualising, defining and measuring child poverty in South Africa - an argument for a multidimensional approach, neighbourhood indicators - monitoring child rights 3/5(1).

The book has two main parts. Part I provides the conceptual underpinnings that inform the development of the rights-based approach to monitoring child well-being over a range of domains including: Child poverty and the quality of childrens neighbourhoods and home environments; Child health, HIV and AIDS, mental health and disability.

out of 5 stars Measuring and monitoring children's well-being Reviewed in the United States on Febru This book is the product of international work since among close to 80 professionals from 27 countries in order to re-define and bring consensus to the issue of measuring and monitoring the status of children in our by: Rationales for indicator development --Monitoring the well-being of children: historical and conceptual foundations --A rights-based approach to monitoring the well-being of children in South Africa --Conceptualising, defining and measuring child poverty in South Africa: an argument for a multidimensional approach --Neighbourhood indicators.

The introductory chapter for The Handbook of Child Well-Being sets forth major issues and areas of concern in understanding child well-being and outlines the structure of the book. Product Information. This book is an outcome of a very innovative and unique endeavor: that of the international project "Measuring and Monitoring Children's Well-Being", which involved some 80 experts from 27 countries working together for four years to redefine the concept of children's well-being and to suggest new indicators - beyond survival and basic needs - to measure and.

Furthermore, the book presents extensive analysis of the field of child well-being indicators and the various projects and studies that are under way. A newly defined context for children's well-being is presented, as well as a set of five new domains and some 49 indicators that are recommended for measuring and monitoring children's well-being.

The book has two main parts. Part I provides the conceptual underpinnings that inform the development of the rights-based approach to monitoring child well-being over a range of domains including: Child poverty and the quality of children's neighbourhoods and home environments Child health, Monitoring Child Well-Being book and AIDS, mental health and disability, Early Cited by: based approach to monitoring child well-being used in these Monitoring Child Well-Being book Sets.

The entire book and the other Core Indicator Sets in this series may be freely downloaded from The development of the book and related Indicator Sets was supported and funded by Save the Children Sweden and part of the Parliamentary Grant made to the.

Monitoring Your Teen’s Activities: What Parents and Families Should Know The teen years are a time of rapid growth, exploration, and risk taking. Taking risks provides young people the opportunity to test their skills and abilities and discover who they are.

But, some risks—such asFile Size: KB. This book is an outcome of a very innovative and unique endeavor: that of the international project "Measuring and Monitoring Children's Well-Being", which involved some 80 experts from 27 countries working together for four years to redefine the concept of children's well-being and to suggest new indicators - beyond survival and basic needs - to measure and monitor the status.

The child welfare system works toward the national goals of providing safety, permanency, and well-being for children. These goals are a shared responsibility; child welfare agencies do not serve children and families in isolation, but rather work in partnership with the courts, policymakers, community leaders, Tribes, and other public and private agencies to improve.

A monitoring dilemma: orphans and children made vulnerable by HIV and AIDS Monitoring the worst forms of child labour, trafficking and child commercial sexual exploitation A rights-based approach to monitoring the well-being of children in South Africa Monitoring the well-being of children: historical and conceptual foundations.

The book has two main parts. Part I provides the conceptual underpinnings that inform the development of the rights-based approach to monitoring child well-being over a range of domains including: Child poverty and the quality of children's neighbourhoods and home environments, Child health, HIV and AIDS, mental health and disability, Early Cited by: 'This is an easy to read book with good information for professionals searching to find ways to measure and monitor well-being in today's children and adolescents.

' International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health, 14 ()Brand: Springer Netherlands. In the Annie E. Casey Foundation was established to help build better futures for disadvantaged children in the United States.

Among their many projects and services is the annual publication of the Kids Count Data Book and the on-line system that allows you to explore a variety of demographic and health indicators to monitor child well-being.

The main aim of this study was to design a system for measuring and monitoring social well-being in Iran, utilizing a conceptual model and choosing contextually specific domains and indicators. Read "Measuring and Monitoring Children’s Well-Being" by Asher Ben-Arieh available from Rakuten Kobo.

Today, any regular newspaper reader is likely to be exposed to reports on manifold forms of (physical, emotional, sexual Brand: Springer Netherlands. Welfare Reform Monitoring and Evaluation: The Current Landscape This chapter describes the landscape of studies on welfare reform about four years after the passage of PRWORA.

It includes both completed studies as well as a larger number that are under way or even in the planning stages. This paper describes and empirically tests a number of candidate measures of cumulative deprivation to monitor child well-being in the authors posit that the ideal measure should be sensitive to changes in the depth of cumulative deprivation and, given its broad use in the policy community, has an intuitive interpretation.

Using the wave of the EU-SILC data. The Five Essential Elements of Well-Being by Tom Rath and Jim Harter Gallup scientists have been exploring the demands of a life well-lived since the mid th century.

Joint Child Malnutrition Estimates - edition. New estimates on child malnutrition for the indicators of stunting, wasting, severe wasting, and overweight released by UNICEF, WHO and the World Bank, to describe the magnitude and patterns of malnutrition in children under 5. Assembled by leading experts on childrearing and healthy parent-child communication, Parental Monitoring of Adolescents identifies the conditions that best facilitate parental knowledge, ideal interventions for high-risk youth, and the factors that either help or hinder the monitoring of an adolescent's world.

The volume also sets a course for. Measuring and Monitoring Children’s Well-Being at the Community Level Asher Ben-Arieh, Natalie Hevener Kaufman, Arlene Bowers Andrews, Robert M. Goerge, Bong Joo Lee, J. Lawrence Aber Pages 06 The best way to protect children is to empower them to protect themselves Appendices APPENDIX 1: Recognising signs of abuse APPENDIX 2: Participation of children in developing, implementing and monitoring child protection policies and procedures APPENDIX 3: Dealing with sensitivities about child abuse APPENDIX 4: Examples of behaviour guidelines APPENDIX 5:.

Monitoring and Progress – HLPF GOOD HEALTH AND WELL-BEING. This book can be read by an older child alone or used as a guide for parents and educators to teach children a. Eight A snapshot of child well-being in transition countries: exploring new methods of monitoring child well-being; Nine Enhancing the fight against child poverty in the European Union: a benchmarking exercise; Ten Assessing child well-being in developing countries: making policies work for children.

Monitoring Educational Equity. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / There are many publications of key indicators for K–12 education and, more generally, for child well-being, and most publications link to more detailed underlying data.

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This Data Book from the Annie E. Casey Foundation explores how the child population, and childhood experience, of the US has changed since It also presents national and state data on 16 indicators of child well-being across four domains — health, education, family and community and economic well-being.

The project, through a series of reports on child and family well-being, has had a remarkable impact on policy makers, academics, politicians and members of the public. One of the keys to its success has been the comprehensive set of demographic and social indicators and related policy and institutional information collected via a wide network of experts.

The most important reason for monitoring each child's development is to find out if a child's well-being, and success in life. "Today when I was reading to Johnny he pointed to show me the pictures in the book. I was happy to see that developmental milestone at 18 months.

I'll bet you're seeing him. A total reliance on a formal assessment tool for monitoring a child’s health and well being runs the risk of not providing a complete and totally accurate picture about the child, similar to the problems that may occur with a total reliance on a risk assessment instrument (Goddard et.

By now it should be clear: we strongly, believe that any effort to measure and monitor children’s well-being is justified by its positive direct and indirect impact on children’s lives. Knowing for the sake of knowing, planning, and even monitoring is not : Asher Ben-Arieh, Natalie Hevener Kaufman, Arlene Bowers Andrews, Robert M.

Goerge, Bong Joo Lee, J. The well-being and involvement sweetspot. According to Laevers, high levels of both well-being and involvement allow children to experience deep learning. A happy, involved child is one who can experience the world at its fullest.

They truly learn from those experiences. Download the Parenting Map. Working with orphans and vulnerable children can be extremely challenging in developing countries.

There are usually only a small number of staff available to monitor the children’s well-being, and often those staff 5/5(9). JBS International, Inc.'s Child Welfare Reviews Project assists the Children's Bureau in administering the CFSRs. The project's responsibilities include recruiting and training CFSR Reviewers.

Please direct inquiries about applying to be a CFSR Reviewer to: Child Welfare Reviews Project. JBS International, Inc. Security Lane, Suite   Working with orphans and vulnerable children can be extremely challenging in developing countries. There are usually only a small number of staff available to monitor the children’s well-being, and often those staff have limited training and experience.

Parents of young people are often blamed for the delinquent behavior of their children. In some courts parents are even penalized for the antisocial conduct of their children (e.g., Bessant and Hil ; Drakeford ; Dundes ).Although lay as well as scholarly theories assume that a link between parenting and delinquency exists, clear conclusions Cited by: The well-being and safety of our employees is our top priority, along with the customers and communities we serve.

We closely follow the guidance of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for workplace safety and sanitation, and comply with local health and government regulations in the communities where we do business. The Office of Head Start is carefully monitoring the closures related to the COVID outbreak.

We have postponed FY Focus Area Two (FA2) and Classroom Assessment Scoring System (CLASS): Pre-K® onsite monitoring reviews scheduled to .