"First published 2008 by Ashgate Publishing"--t.p. verso.
Formatted Contents Note
1. Children's rights and the law in African context : an introduction / Julia Sloth-Nielsen 2. The regional system of protection of human rights in Africa / 'Dejo Olowu 3. The African regional system for the protection of children's rights / Amanda Lloyd 4. Domestication of children's rights in national legal systems in African context : progress and prospects / Julia Sloth-Nielsen 5. African customary law and children's rights : intersections and domains in a new era / Chuma Himonga 6. Combating child poverty : the role of economic, social and cultural rights / Danwood M. Chirwa 7. Child participation in Africa / Louise Ehlers and Cheryl Frank 8. Restorative justice in child justice systems in Africa / Ann Skelton 9. The impact of international law on children's rights on juvenile justice law reform in the African context / Godfrey O. Odongo 10. The protection of children from all forms of violence : African experiences / Dasha Kassan 11. The protection of refugee children under the African human rights system : finding durable solutions in international law / Thoko Kaime 12. Children at both ends of the gun : child solders in Africa / Benyam D. Mezmur 13. Implementing the girl child's right to education in selected countries in Africa / Lea Mwambene 14. Trafficking of children in Africa : an overview of research, international obligations and existing legal provisions / Jacqui Gallinetti and Daksha Kassan 15. Intercountry adoption from an African perspective / Trynie Davel 16. HIV/Aids and children's rights in law and policy in Africa : confronting hydra head on / Julia Sloth-Nielsen and Benyam D. Mezmur 17. The hidden ones : children with disabilities in Africa and the right to education / Helene Combrinck 18. Worst forms of child labour : a view from out of Africa / Jacqui Gallinetti.