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Street children: Promising practices and approaches

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Author (s): 
Volpi, E
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The World Bank
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Washington, DC, The World Bank, 2002

The central theme of this report is that life in the street is associated with child-specific physical and emotional problems that call for specialized and early programs. Appropriate social and economic policies are clearly essential to prevent the number of street children from growing in the future.