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Comprehensive interventions to help street children are needed

  • Sudirman Nasir

Melbourne | Tue, February 2 2010 | 10:15 am

The Jakarta administration’s plan to support a police initiative to round up street children and conduct rectal examinations for evidence of sexual abuse should be critically reviewed. As widely reported, Budihardjo, the head of the Jakarta Social Services Agency, stated on Jan. 19  that a citywide search for street children would be jointly conducted by the Jakarta Health Agency and the Ja...

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