3 executive summary 3 i rapid situation assessment of street children in cairo and alexandria 6 1 introduction 6 2 aims and objectives 6 3 methodology 6. Street children support development project in egypt (private sector proposal) report january, 2009 japan international cooperation agency contractor: save the children japan. There's this one 13-year-old girl on road 9 in maadi called amina she sells tissues for people on the street like most people, i was annoyed by her.
The phenomenon of street children in egypt has lately been a rising and threatening one, and in spite of the seriousness of this problem there is very little viable data on the number of street children and on the severity of the circumstances they face and the abuse they are subjected to. Thus, the term “street children” refers to children who work and live on their own on the street because it is difficult to obtain precise statistics about street children, information about their number and ages is approximate it is estimated that at least 10 one of these countries that has a huge problem in this issue is egypt but who is a street kid how can we classify these children by that name and what is the number of them. Street children programs read: the strategy for protection and rehabilitation of street children in egypt goal implement the objectives of the national strategy for the protection and rehabilitation of street children in egypt that was launched in 2003 by egypt’s first lady, mrs suzanne mubarak. Social: caritas egypt works with street children there are centres in cairo and alexandria which seek to have them reintegrated within their families, and providing them with schooling or vocational there is also a service for refugees which aims to improve the social conditions of refugees in accordance with the standards lay down by the un refugee agency (unhcr.
There are 3 million street children in egypt as a result of social injustice and slum life, according to a recent study by the national center for social and criminological research in egypt the study attributed the high number of street children to the practices and policies of ousted president hosni mubarak's regime over the past three decades. Barefoot and wearing shabby clothes, the two-year-old wanders through the dirty streets of cairo alongside her mother, who has also spent all her life without a home of her own for egypt's government and civil society groups, tackling the growing problem of street children -- some from second- and even third-generation homeless families -- is proving difficult in the low-income. What happens to street children without help from organizations like amani, street-children are trapped in a cycle of poverty and neglect that few are able to escape they lack the basic necessities of food, health care and a safe place to stay like many other tanzanian children, homeless children are unable to afford an education, and they miss out on the important life skills that are usually learned in the home. Cairo, egypt - among the swirling crowds of cairo, one hardly notices the small figures of children who call the streets their home adel is one of them he left home at nine to escape a life of misery and violence. Environment and urbanization, vol 10, no 1, april 1998 201 egypt street children in egypt: from the home to the street to inappropriate corrective institutions.
Egypt unicef works with caritas and other non-governmental organizations in egypt to address street children the increase in the number of ngos targeting the issue has broadened the scale of intervention to reach a far greater number of street children and their families. According to unicef, over 15 million children live in poverty in egypt the city of cairo, in particular, suffers from overpopulation and many children live in the street, left to fend for themselves. Egypt: street children and substance abuse - children who live and work on the streets are vulnerable to violence, abuse and exploitation some use drugs to cope. We see them everywhere they beg, they clean cars, they fight in the street we see mothers with their babies and babies without their mothers. Street children re-integrate with their families to fully participate in society from the mid 90’s, street children have become a tangible phenomenon in all major cities in egypt, and their number is still rising.
Street children in egypt: group dynamics and subculture constituents nashaat hussein the problem of street children in egypt has gained attention in recent years due to the relentless efforts of egyptian ngos that care for street children, and because of the role played by researchers and the media to shed light on its magnitude and associated hazards. Assisting children at risk to improve their quality of life and build a stable and dignified place in society street children are a tangible problem in all major cities in egypt. The number of street children have increased in recent times a lot of people and the government have expressed concern about how to take those street children away from the street the economic situation in the country and migration of the rural pe. Egyptian social media users have erupted in anger following the circulation of a video showing the horrific child abuse of multiple orphans the video (above) shows the manager of ‘dar mecca al-mokarama orphanage’ on al-haram street in giza beating young children by kicking them, hitting them.
American-egyptian aya hijazi and her husband have been in egyptian prison for almost 1,000 days rights groups are concerned the us government will stop pressuring egypt on the case after donald trump takes office. International journal of scientific & technology research volume 3, issue 10, october 2014 issn 2277-8616 45 ijstr©2014 wwwijstrorg problems faced by the street children: a study on some selected places in dhaka city, bangladesh md international journal of scientific & technology research volume 3, issue 10, october 2014 issn 2277-8616 46 ijstr©2014 wwwijstrorg. Be my light is an independent organization creating lasting change in the lives of the street children of egypt we are committed to finding permanent soluti.