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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

Drug abuse by adolescents
Youth smoking
Health risks of teenage sex
Female unemployment
Juvenile alcoholism
Childhood trauma
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
Unlawful repatriation of minors
Sexual intercourse with minors
Discrimination between countries on the legal age of consent
Youth violence
Neglect of adolescent health care
Teenage language jargon
Transient situational disturbances
Girls formally uneducated
Child-headed families
Inadequate recognition by institutions of the transition through adolescence
Juvenile suicide

Action Strategies relating to Adolescents

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Reducing teenage murder
Promoting chaste living for youth
Banning tobacco sales to children
Improving access of girls to basic education
Providing reproductive health counselling for adolescents
Rescuing children
Building needed adolescent pedagogues
Promoting adolescent reproductive health awareness
Publishing materials about adolescent sexuality
Formalizing education for women and girls
Campaigning against trafficking in women
Campaigning to reduce the age of consent
Advancing adolescent health
Educating boys
Disseminating information for women and girls
Improving literacy for women
Guarding standards of sexual behaviour for teenagers
Suppressing traffic in minors
Networking adolescent health associations
Controlling consumption of alcohol by adolescents
Reducing health risks of teenage sex
Holding creative youth competitions
Giving attention to adolescent health care
Improving recognition by institutions of the transition through adolescence
Promoting sex with minors

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