Resource Centre

  • OOSC Policy Briefing

    The policy brief on OOSC in Ranong province provides updated information on the issue of out of school children in urban areas. It also includes key advocacy points including the value for money, economic rationale for including all children in basic ...

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  • Research-into-Action Brief: Post-Disaster Educational Continuity in Urban Floods

    Education is a right of children and all human beings. Ensuring education for all children and youth is crucial for addressing sustainability goals and for adopting effective disaster risk reduction strategies. Urban floods have widespread impacts ...

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  • Critical Factors for Post-disaster Educational Continuity in Urban Floods in South and Southeast Asia

    Accelerating urbanisation is forcing an ever-growing number of people to live in areas exposed to hazards. Unplanned settlements and the lack of opportunities for individual and collective development increasingly place the most marginalised of society ...

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  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Queer (LGBTIQ+) Youth in Thailand: Exploratory research report

    While Thailand has the reputation of being an accepting and tolerant country of different sexual orientations and gender expressions, the LGBTIQ+ community experience widespread stigma and discrimination. The freedoms of this community is still limited: ...

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  • Annual Report of the Secretary-General on Children and Armed Conflict (CAAC) 2017

    The 2017 Secretary-General on Children and Armed Conflict Report reveals an alarming increase in grave violations against children—21,000 verified occurences in the last year alone (compared to 15,500 in 2016). Children in conflict areas in the Central ...

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  • Critical Factors for Post-disaster Educational Continuity in Urban Floods in South and Southeast Asia Webinar

    Save the Children is proud to present this webinar as part of their Disaster Risk Reduction & Education Research Webinar Series, sponsored by the C&A Foundation. Newcastle University was commissioned by Save the Children to investigate the critical factors ...

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  • Forgotten Futures: The lives of refugee children in urban areas of Indonesia and Thailand

    In two urban areas of Indonesia and Thailand, Greater Jakarta and Bangkok, live some 20,000 refugees, with limited access to basic rights, waiting for resettlement or the chance to return to their countries of origin. This study seeks to build an ...

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  • Unlock Every Child's Potential

    Save the Children Thailand works to ensure every child attains the right to survival, protection, development, and participation. One key problem faced by migrant boys and girls in Thailand is their ability to obtain a strong start in life and enter ...

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  • Successful Transition Framework: Holistic support for returning refugee students

    In the context of refugee return currently underway along the Thailand-Myanmar border, this framework provides guidance for education service providers in Myanmar to support holistic transitions for returning refugee students and their successful integration ...

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  • Child Protection in Emergencies Professional Development Programme, Asia Pacific 3rd cycle: Residential Report

    The Residential phase of the Child Protection in Emergencies Professional Development Programme (CPiE PDP) is a two-week training during which the participants develop knowledge and skills to design and implement high-quality Child Protection in Emergencies ...

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  • Revealing the Rainbow: The human rights situation of Southeast Asia’s LGBTIQ communities and their defenders

    Just over a decade ago, the United Nations (UN) introduced a new process for periodically evaluating the human rights performances of each its Member States. That process, known as the Universal Periodic Review (UPR), during the review Member States ...

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  • The Strong and the Proud, Unconventional Fathers Who Care

    A brief case study describing gender mainstreaming approaches used in the First Read Southern Thailand project.

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  • First Read Southern Thailand Endline Report

    Save the Children Thailand has been implementing the First Read Southern Thailand project since 2016. The report captures the impact of the first year of project implementation in target areas of Si Sakhon district, Narathiwat province. The main objective ...

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  • The Involuntary Immobility of Bangkok’s Urban Refugees

    This report examines the experiences of involuntary immobility of urban refugees living in Bangkok, Thailand. Thailand has not ratified the 1951 Convention or the 1967 Additional Protocol and lacks the legal and administrative mechanisms to identify ...

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  • Corporate Responses to Protecting Children's Rights in Southeast Asia

    In an effort to provide insights and guidance on how businesses protect – or fall short in protecting – children’s rights in the Southeast Asia region, this report makes use of two essential Global Child Forum research products: The Children ...

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  • Unlocking Childhood: Current immigration detention practices and alternatives for child asylum seekers and refugees in Asia and the Pacific

    This report is the collaboration of Save the Children and the Asia Pacific Refugee Rights Network with funding support from the Oak Foundation. This report examines current policy framework and practices in five countries, namely Malaysia, Thailand, ...

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  • Protecting Children on the Move in Asia through Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and Social Media

    This study examines what level of access children who migrate in Asia have to information and communication technology (ICT) and social media platforms. It also looks at how these children are using communication devices and social media with the aim ...

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  • Prioritizing Programming to Address the Needs and Risks of Very Young Adolescents: A summary of findings across three humanitarian settings

    Between 2013 and 2014, a series of qualitative and quantitative research efforts were undertaken in three conflict-affected communities (Syrian refugees in the Bekaa Valley, Lebanon, Somali refugees in Kobe Refugee camp Ethiopia, and migrant communities ...

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  • The Impact of a Family Skills Training Intervention Among Burmese Migrant Families in Thailand: A randomized controlled trial

    This randomized controlled trial assessed the impact of a family-based intervention delivered to Burmese migrant families displaced in Thailand on parenting and family functioning.Participants included 479 Burmese migrant families from 20 communities ...

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  • Sexual and Reproductive Health Needs and Risks of very Young Adolescent Refugees and Migrants from Myanmar Living in Thailand

    The very young adolescent (VYA) population age 10–14 years is often neglected in the field of sexual and reproductive health (SRH) research due to the combined sensitivity of the topic and the young age group, resulting in little data about the SRH ...

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