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Working Street Children in the Leningrad Region - Action to Combat the Worst Forms of Child Labour

Project title Working Street Children in the Leningrad Region - Action to Combat the Worst Forms of Child Labour
Database Data manually inserted in the NDPHS Database
ID in the source database 1158
Thematic area
  • Child and Adolescent Health
  • Gender-related Health
  • Health Promotion, Education and Information
Topic Street children, social protection, education.
Project geographical area
  • Finland
  • Russia
Substate level / administrative units /regions Leningrad Oblast
Lead partner (organisation) no data
Lead partner (owner or/and project manager) no data
Partner organisations no data
Start date 2002-11-27
End date 2008-12-31
Duration (months) 73
Target audience Social services, street children, educators.
Summary The project is based on the IPEC model implemented in St Petersburg and aims to support the social survival of young people working in the streets. The project approach combines capacity building of local partners in the social protection and educational spheres with direct support to street children and their families. The general public is sensitized to the issue of child labour through media campaigns. Several authorities, NGOs, research institutes and universities take part in the project.
Background no data
Objectives The first phase focused on the Vssevolozhsk and Priozersk Districts, the second (2006-2008) will concentrate on the Vyborg District. Using ILO/IPEC's action programme as a basis, the Government of the Leningrad Region has developed a comprehensive policy against child labour and its worst forms.
Specific objectives/indicators no data
Results no data
Total foreseen budget EUR 580,000
Total implementation costs
(for completed projects, if available)
no data
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exchange rate at
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Financing agencies / organisations Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland
Project's URL / project's website
Papers associated with this project no data
Further information no data
Last posted: on 2011-03-12 at 15:03:53

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