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Fact sheets

The Child Support Grant: Are conditions appropriate?

Hall K 2011

Children Count brief, July 2011.

Orphaning and the Foster Child Grant: A return to the ‘care or cash’ debate

Hall K & Proudlock P 2011

Children Count brief, July 2011.

Children and income poverty: A brief update

Hall K & Chennells M 2011

Children Count brief, July 2011.

In brief: A profile of children living in South Africa using the National Income Dynamics Study

Hall K & Wright G 2011

Children Count brief, July 2011, published in collaboration with the Centre for the Analysis of South African Social Policy, Oxford University.

Facts about child deaths in South Africa (2006)

Abrahams K 2006

Children Count – Abantwana Babalulekile Fact Sheet Number 1 of 2006

Facts about children and housing in South Africa (2006)

Hall K 2006

Children Count – Abantwana Babalulekile Fact Sheet Number 2 of 2006

Facts about 'invisible' and excluded children (2006)

Matthews T 2006

Children Count – Abantwana Babalulekile Fact Sheet Number 4 of 2006

Facts about the up-take of the Child Support Grant (January 2006)

Leatt A 2006

Children Count – Abantwana Babalulekile Fact Sheet Number 3 of 2006

Facts about firearm injuries and fatalities among children in Cape Town

Matthews T 2006

Written for Firearms Control Amendment Bill hearings, 16 August 2006

CI in the news

School system replicating apartheid
IOL, 24/11/2015

When the optimism of the youth conquers all
Sunday Times, 22/11/2015, p. 19

Stay hopeful – millennials are not the lost generation
The Saturday Star, 21/11/2015, p. 15

Newsroom: Youth and poverty
SABC News Digital, 18/11/2015

South African Child Gauge 2015
Redi Thlabi talk show, Cape Talk/702, 18/11/2015

Urgent intervention needed for SA’s impoverished children – report
702 online, 18/11/2015

This is the average child in SA
City Press, Voices, 15/11/2015, p. 6

‘Born-frees no better off than parents’
Weekend Argus, 15/11/2015, p. 11

Born-free(s), but still in chains
IOL, 15/11/2015

Class war looms as pupils suffer racism in school
Saturday Star, 14/11/2015, p. 19

Children in crisis
The Star, 12/11/2015, p. 14 [editorial]

Armoede onder kinders
eNCANews [Afrikaans], 11/11/2015 

Quotes

We do appreciate the work of the Children’s Institute, as children are vulnerable from whichever angle one wants to look at their lives. One hopes that the amendments to legislation will be a worthy contribution too.
President of the Inkatha Freedom Party, Mangusuthu Buthelezi, MP, March 2007

 

 

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