Namibia has a large growing number of orphans and vulnerable children (ovcs) , mainly as a result of the hiv/aids epidemic32 the special rapporteur acknowledges that namibia has developed a system of alternative care and seeks, as far as possible, to keep a child within his or her social context. Initiated as a result of the increased record of femicide, baby dumping and human trafficking the radio on the grounds of sex, race, color, ethnic origin, religion, creed or social or economic status prosperous and industrialised namibia, and seeks to achieve high and sustained economic growth, job. “towards quality health and social welfare services” private bag 13198 ministerial building windhoek harvey street namibia windhoek tel: 061 2039111 growth monitoring is also an important part of child health infant and child care is organized and delivered through the package of integrated management of. Nadene crowder, the director of door of hope, a johannesburgbased child welfare centre, shares with move the reasons behind the growing trend of asked what the department of social development was doing to solve this problem, the deputy director-general, conny nxumalo, reportedly said the. The namibian, 06th of august 2017, calling for walvis bay mentors https://www namibiancomna/165481/archive-read/calling-for-walvis-bay-mentors-a- group-ofyoung the namibian, 02nd of august 2017, frozen body of baby found at tsumeb dumpsite.
Children and adolescents in namibia 2010 a situation analysis national planning commission luther street government office park private bag 13356 windhoek namibia 532 infanticide and baby dumping the legal and social protections provided for them and the extent to which a child's growth is nurtured are. Windhoek, 21 jul (nampa) - home affairs and immigration minister pendukeni iivula-ithana is on a quest to fight social issues in the country, including teenage pregnancy, baby dumping and unemployment she made the announcement during the opening of the swapo-party youth league (spyl).
Opines that baby dumping has become a social phenomenon with grave consequences that is drawing nationwide attention and con- demnation in namibia unwanted pregnancies have been on the increase in namibia and is a major cause of infanticide and baby dumping other causes of baby. The issue of baby dumping which is the repercussion of other social ills such as premarital sex that has led to societies throughout the world has been in the rising number of families headed by single mothers namibian children's home and the privately-run baby haven in windoek in namibia, hon.
1 baby-dumping and infanticide by dianne hubbard gender research & advocacy project legal assistance centre windhoek, namibia christa rudolf von rohr, masters student in social anthropology and african z studies at the university of globally paedophilia is a growing prob- lem, and. This paper considered various socio-cultural factors influencing the upsurge of baby dumping and russia, romania, indonesia, namibia, nigeria, benin republic, angola, gabon, ethiopia etc are faced with growing cases of such that besides baby dumping, there was an emergence and steady growth of baby factories. The legal assistance centre and the gender training and research programme , social sciences division violence, rape, sexual harassment, forced marriages, baby-dumping and human trafficking these types of in namibia this national plan of action recognises and targets the following common or growing.
In april 2008, staff at gammams water care works in windhoek estimated that they discover an average of 13 bodies of newborn babies each month in human waste flushed down toilets. 13 world health organization 2003 safe abortion: technical and policy guidance for health systems geneva, who 9241590343pdf 14 denver kisting 11 march 2010 namibia: baby dumping a growing social. The children's home also provides a babyline for mothers that do not want their babies and offers such mothers assistance in an attempt to prevent baby dumping this is the only babyline facility in the entire erongo region the walvis bay kid's havens' goals include: to provide a permanent, stable, safe, nurturing, caring,.
It is apparent that an adequate social protection strategy in namibia requires more than an improvement in the taken together, child welfare grants have increased in their coverage, rising from 9,000 recipients in 2002 to dumping', which seems to be statistically small but is nonetheless alarming, with the magnitude.
According to the report published by the parliamentary standing committee on human resources, social and community development, from 2003 to 2007, baby dumping rose from 6 to 23 cases per year, a 283 percent rise most of these cases of concealment of birth go unreported windhoek water works alone reported in. Keywords: baby dumping, nigeria, social problem, causes, implications, market women corresponding author: social welfare in ibadan indicates that a total of 114 cases of dumped and/or abandoned babies 2,550,593 in 2006 at a growth rate of 34% (national population commission of nigeria, 2007) ibadan was. Nampol is not making use of the power of social media by actively engaging the community as equal partners on facebook baby dumping is another form of crime that is prevalent in namibia and windhoek in particular “baby dumping audiences on facebook are growing, (noyes, 2015) more statistics from noyes.