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Title Adolescents in humanitarian crisis : displacement, gender and social inequalities / edited by Nicola Jones, Kate Pincock and Bassam Abu Hamad.

Publication Info. Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2021.


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Description 1 online resource.
Series Routledge humanitarian studies
Routledge humanitarian studies series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "This book investigates the experiences and vulnerabilities faced by adolescents displaced by humanitarian crisis. The world is currently seeing unprecedented levels of mass displacement, and almost half of the world's 70 million displaced people are children and adolescents under the age of 18. Displacement for adolescents comes with huge disruption to their education and employment prospects, as well as poor psychosocial outcomes and increased risk of sexual and gender-based violence for girls. Considering these intersectional vulnerabilities throughout, this book explores the experiences of adolescent refugees, adolescent internally displaced persons and stateless adolescents from across Lebanon, Jordan, Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Palestine and Rwanda. Drawing on innovative mixed-methods research, the book investigates education; health and nutrition; freedom from violence and bodily integrity; psychosocial wellbeing; voice and agency; and economic empowerment. Centring the diverse voices and experiences of young people and focusing on how policy and programming can be meaningfully improved, this book will be a vital guide for humanitarian students and researchers, and for practitioners seeking to build effective, evidence-based policy"-- Provided by publisher
Note Description based upon online resource; title from PDF title page (viewed October 2, 2021).
Biography Nicola Jones is Principal Research Fellow at the Overseas Development Institute (ODI), UK, and is Director of the nine-year global mixed-methods Gender and Adolescence: Global Evidence (GAGE) research programme, funded by UK aid. Kate Pincock is Researcher for the GAGE programme at the ODI and Research Associate at the Refugee Studies Centre, University of Oxford, UK. Bassam Abu Hamad is General Coordinator and Associate Professor in the School of Public Health Al-Quds University (Jerusalem) and also currently Associate Regional Director for MENA for the GAGE research programme.
Local Note Taylor & Francis Taylor & Francis eBooks: Open Access
Subject Homeless youth.
Teenagers -- Social conditions.
Stateless persons.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Disasters & Disaster Relief.
Homeless youth. (OCoLC)fst00959530
Stateless persons. (OCoLC)fst01131975
Statelessness. (OCoLC)fst01131977
Teenagers -- Social conditions. (OCoLC)fst01145648
Added Author Jones, Nicola Anne, editor.
Pincock, Kate, 1987- editor.
Hamad, Bassam Abu, editor.
Other Form: Print version: Adolescents in humanitarian crisis. Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2021 9780367764630 (DLC) 2020053672
ISBN 9781003167013 electronic book
1003167012 electronic book
9781000388749 electronic publication
9781000388701 electronic book
9780367764630 hardcover
9780367764616 paperback
Standard No. 10.4324/9781003167013 doi
ISBN 1000388743
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