Report of the Civil Society Forum for North Africa and the Middle East on Promoting and Protecting the Rights of Street Children

Summary: The forum for North Africa and the Middle East was
attended by delegates from 10 countries in the region. It addressed selected themes affecting street children in the region through group and plenary discussions, namely: street children’s access to education and to health, street children and appropriate skills development and income generation, protection issues concerning street children and issues affecting the Street Girl. The results of these discussions, as summarised within this report, formed the basis of the statement of recommendations for the region.

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