Work and Earnings of Street Children and Youth

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    Abstract

    - Street children and youth engage in a diverse range of work activities.
    - Working on the fringes of the formal and informal economy, they undertake both legal and illegal work, much of which makes them vulnerable to exploitation and harm and brings them into conflict with city authorities.
    - Earnings are low and unstable and are frequently insufficient to meet their basic needs.
    Original languageEnglish
    TypeBriefing Paper
    Media of outputOnline
    PublisherStreetInvest
    Number of pages4
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 31 Aug 2015

    Publication series

    NameGrowing up on the Streets: Briefing Papers
    PublisherStreetInvest
    No.5

    Keywords

    • Age
    • Authorities
    • Birth Registration
    • Child Protection
    • Gender
    • Livelihoods
    • Resilience
    • Stigmatisation
    • Working Children

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