Journal article icon

Journal article

Institutionalisation and deinstitutionalisation of children 2: policy and practice recommendations for global, national, and local actors

Abstract:

Worldwide, millions of children live in institutions, which runs counter to both the UN-recognised right of children to be raised in a family environment, and the findings of our accompanying systematic review of the physical, neurobiological, psychological, and mental health costs of institutionalisation and the benefits of deinstitutionalisation of child welfare systems. In this part of the Commission, international experts in reforming care for children identified evidence-based policy rec...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Authors


Publisher:
Elsevier
Journal:
Lancet Child and Adolescent Health More from this journal
Volume:
4
Issue:
8
Pages:
606-633
Publication date:
2020-06-23
Acceptance date:
2020-02-20
DOI:
EISSN:
2352-4642
ISSN:
2352-4642
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
1089085
Local pid:
pubs:1089085
Deposit date:
2020-02-26

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP