Added by Saji Prelis on April 25, 2011 at 6:09pm — No Comments
Fact sheet: Youth with Disabilities
Added by Saji Prelis on April 21, 2011 at 5:30pm — No Comments
Ernesto McCausland, the well known Colombian journalist and writer, tells the heartbreaking yet inspiring stories of ten young people who belonged to illegal armed groups, but who managed to regain an opportunity to grow up normally.
This book is a tribute to the 4,347 children and teenagers that have benefited form the Special Assistance Program for…Continue
Added by Patrik Shirak on April 19, 2011 at 10:36pm — No Comments
More than 1.5 billion people live in countries affected by violent conflict.
The World Development Report 2011: Conflict, Security, and Development examines the changing nature of violence in the 21st century, and underlines the negative impact of repeated cycles of violence on a country or region’s development prospects. Preventing violence and building peaceful states that respond to the aspirations of their citizens requires strong leadership and concerted national…
Added by Saji Prelis on April 15, 2011 at 10:14am — No Comments
In 2008, young people accounted for over 40 per cent of all new HIV infections in people aged 15 years and older. Of the 33.4 million people living with HIV globally, 4.9 million are young people between the ages of 15 and 24. Almost two-thirds of the total…Continue
Added by Saji Prelis on April 2, 2011 at 9:15am — No Comments