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An assesment of the pushing factors that led to the prevalence of child labour experiences in one of the sudanese refugee camp at Tongo (Western Ethiopia)

To date, the civil war in Sudan’s Blue Nile region resulted 11,172 refugees ended in Tongo refugee Camp, settled in Tongo town, Mao-Komo Special district, of which nearly 59% are children.

However, little assistance is available to help refugees with the increasing cost of living, pushing many families to send their children to work jeopardizing their education and subjecting them to exploitation by employers looking for cheap labor.

Assessment of Health and Health related Problems in Hoja-Dure town of Special Zone Surrounding Finfinne, Oromia Region, Ethiopia

The health status of population is determined by many factors, including; socio-economic status such as income and job opportunity, institutional factors: such as access to health and development sectors and provision of services to the community, environmental and hygiene practices, disease burden and others. The purpose of this study was to explore about health and health related problems in Hoja-dure town, Ethiopia.

Persons with Disability in Syria: Challenges and Solutions

The Syrian crisis an 8-year-old hideous crisis will not fade without leaving a strong impact, from what we have seen it has increased vulnerability and the prevalence of impairment, leaving a tremendous number of war-born injuries that are considered as a problem in both health and socio-economic sectors. The staggering levels of need persist for people across Syria as it remains a major protection crisis, with civilians exposed to multiple protection risks related to ongoing hostilities; the effects of new and protracted displacement; dire conditions in sites and collective shelters hosting IDPs; and the depletion of socioeconomic resources triggering harmful coping strategies (e.g. child labor and early marriages).

A cry from voiceless school girl in Shinyanga region, Tanzania

A cry from a voiceless school girl

Tanzania’s efforts to see all school-aged children in primary school got well underway in 2002 with implementation of the Primary Education Development Plan (PEDP) where the planned enrolment of 1,500,000 children was exceeded. The abolition of mandatory contributions including school fees and relaxation of the uniform requirement were among the steps taken under the education sector reform process, which aims to have all primary school aged children in school by 2006.

Persons with disabilities in the workplace: an advocacy strategy


The overall objective of the Advocacy Intervention is to raise the awareness of the business owners, Human Resources Managers, and big companies in order to recognize the importance of hiring PWDs and thus contribute to poverty reduction and to improve their livelihood through integrating them in the workplace.

In this sense, the campaign will target businessmen, the government institutions, and government administrative sectors, law and policy decision makers and the human resources managers of the different companies who work in all different