Wednesday, December 7 / 10:30 AM - 12:15 PM   •   Benkadi

Session 51:
Child labor and vulnerability: trends and national policies

Chair: Yacouba Yaro, Centre d'Etudes de Recherches et de Formation pour le Developpement Economique et Social (CERFODES)
Discussant: Erinna Dia, United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)

  1. An insight into their world: the perceptions of community gate keepers on child labour in Ibadan North Local Government Area, NigeriaOyedunni S. Arulogun, University of Ibadan ; Eme Asuquo, University of Port Harcourt

  2. Children fostered for economic reasons in Madagascar: an estimate from the demographic and health surveyValérie Delaunay, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD)

  3. The role of children in risk management strategies in rural areas in SenegalFatou Binetou Dial, IFAN Ch. A. Diop

  4. Child labour or skills training? A rights-based analysis of children’s contributions to household survival in GhanaSimon Mariwah, University of Cape Coast ; Kobina Esia-Donkoh, University of Cape Coast

  5. Children's work in Burkina Faso: in search of explanatory factors (WITHDRAWN)Mady Ouedraogo, Institut national de la statistique et de la démographie (INSD)

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