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UN Sustainable Development Goals

GOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 5: Gender Equality

Organizations relating to Adolescents

World Young Women's Christian Association / Le Grand-Saconnex, Switzerland / Est. 1855
International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions / Giessen, Germany / Est. 1937
World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts / London, UK / Est. 1928
Girls Friendly Society World Council / Johannesburg, South Africa / Est. 1955
The MATCH International Women's Fund / Ottawa ON, Canada / Est. 1976
Congregation of the Apostolic Carmel / Bangalore, India / Est. 1868
Inter-American Convention on Conflict of Laws Concerning the Adoption of Minors / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1984
Protocol Concerning the Adhesion of States Not Represented at the Third Conference on Private International Law to the Convention of June 12 1902, Regulating the Guardianship of Minors / Est. 1923
Federação Latino-Americana de Psiquiatria da Infância e Adolescência e Profissôes Afins / Buenos Aires, Argentina / Est. 1995
European Association for Research on Adolescence / Bologna, Italy / Est. 1991
Inter-American Convention on International Traffic in Minors / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1994
Virginia Gildersleeve International Fund / New York NY, USA / Est. 1969
CamFed International / Cambridge, UK / Est. 1993
Nordic Collaboration Group for Research in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry / Ålborg, Denmark / Est. 1986
Sisters of Notre Dame / Rome, Italy / Est. 1850
International Association of Physical Education and Sport for Girls and Women / Miami Shores FL, USA / Est. 1953
European Association for Forensic Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychology and Other Involved Professions / Duivendrecht, Netherlands / Est. 1997
Graduate Women International / Versoix, Switzerland / Est. 1919
Association for Childhood Education International / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1892
Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health / London, UK / Est. 1956
International Society for Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology / Dallas TX, USA / Est. 1985
European Convention on the Repatriation of Minors / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1970
International Association for Adolescent Health / Melbourne, Australia / Est. 1987
World Foundation for Girl Guides and Girl Scouts / New York NY, USA / Est. 1971
Association nationale et internationale de loisirs de rencontres et d'éducation pour les enfants et adolescents précoces / Nîmes, France

View all profiles (97 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

World Problems relating to Adolescents

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Youth smoking
Drug abuse by adolescents
Sexual intercourse with minors
Adverse childhood experiences
Unlawful repatriation of minors
Female unemployment
Health risks of teenage sex
Juvenile alcoholism
Discrimination against youth
Trafficking in children
Increasing adolescent sexual activity
Violent death of young people
Mental illness in children
Discrimination against juveniles in judicial proceedings due to protective legislation
Juvenile prostitution
Marginalized young people

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