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Child Abuse: The Health Sector Responds
Place of publication | Year of publication | Collation: 
Geneva | 2017 | 7 p.
Corporate author: 
WHO
Region: 
Global
 © WHO, 2017

This document presents a review on child abuse, which is presented in five ways, physical, sexual, psychological and neglect, each causing adverse effects on the health of children. Child abuse is widespread worldwide. It has immediate and long-term effects that can last a lifetime. It presents the factors involved in child abuse, as well as the strategies that can help prevent it.

 

Resource Type: 
Posters, infographics, flyers
Theme: 
Human rights / Human dignity
Others
Level of education: 
Lifelong learning
Non-formal education
Other

Keyword

Childhood; Mistreatment; Child abuse