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Organizations relating to Adolescents

Confederación de Adolescencia y Juventud de Iberoamérica y el Caribe
Association européenne de psychopathologie de l'enfant et de l'adolescent / Paris, France / Est. 1996
Union mondiale des anciennes et anciens élèves des Filles de Marie Auxiliatrice / Est. 1908
Nordic Collaboration Group for Research in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry / Aalborg, Denmark / Est. 1986
Centre international pour l'éducation des filles et des femmes en Afrique de l'Union Africaine / Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
World Foundation for Girl Guides and Girl Scouts / New York NY, USA / Est. 1971
United Nations Girls' Education Initiative / New York NY, USA / Est. 2000
International Network for Girls / New York NY, USA / Est. 1995
Commonwealth Girls Education Fund / London, UK / Est. 1967
Movimiento Mundial por la Infancia de Latinoamérica y El Caribe
Equality Fund / Ottawa ON, Canada / Est. 1976
All India Boy Scouts Association / Delhi, India
International Order of the Rainbow for Girls / McAlester OK, USA / Est. 1922
Volontariato Internazionale per lo Sviluppo / Rome, Italy / Est. 1986
International Children's Trust / Coventry, UK / Est. 1967
Girls Learn International / Arlington VA, USA / Est. 2003
Days for Girls International / Mount Vernon WA, USA / Est. 2008
Advancing Girls' Education in Africa / Washington DC, USA / Est. 2005
International Federation of 'Amies de la Jeune Fille' / Est. 1887
Federación Latinoamericana de Servicios de Salud Adolescente
Filles du Coeur Immaculé de Marie / Est. 1673
Filles de la Croix
Girls International Forum / St Paul MN, USA / Est. 1994
Mona Foundation / Kirkland WA, USA
Teen Missions International / Merritt Island FL, USA / Est. 1970
Central Asia Institute / Bozeman MT, USA / Est. 1996
Congregation of the Apostolic Carmel / Bangalore, India / Est. 1868
Sisters of Notre Dame / Rome, Italy / Est. 1850
International Conference on Child and Adolescent Psychopathology
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
Inter-American Convention on International Traffic in Minors / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1994
Convention Relating to the Settlement of Guardianship of Minors / Est. 1902
African Association for the Promotion of Adolescent Health / Est. 1992
Inter-American Boy Scouts Advisory Committee / Est. 1946
Teen Suicide Prevention League / London, UK
Inter-American Center for Prevention of Drug Dependence in Minors
Boys and Girls International Floor Hockey / Est. 1963
PETRA / Est. 1987
International Conference of the Boy Scout Movement / Est. 1920
Keyette International / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1955
Teenagers for Unity / Rome, Italy / Est. 1984
International Commission for Young People's and Adolescents' Rights
Union européenne des sociétés de mineurs
African Adolescent Health Network / Est. 1997
Filles de Marie-Immaculée / Est. 1825
Guide Association / London, UK / Est. 1910
Nordic YWCA Committee / Est. 1919
Regional Centre for Rehabilitation and Training of Blind Girls / Riyadh, Saudi Arabia / Est. 1974
Filles de Notre Dame des Missions / Est. 1861

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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

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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