Childhood, violence and development

Areas : Ethnicity, gender and citizenship, Poverty and equality
Researcher/s in charge : Martin Benavides
Other researchers : Juan Leon, Paulo Cesar Carrasco
Execution time:January 2013 - December 2013


The intention is to contribute with the follow-up and evaluation area of the Bernard  van Leer Foundation through four studies.  The first study is an educational, health and violence baseline of the Cantagallo zone in Lima; the second is an ethnographic study of the violence towards children situation in the areas of Yapatera and El Carmen; the third study is an evaluation of the intervention with adolescents of the organization INFANT in the area of Belén; and the fourth one is an analysis of the relation between children violence and other child development indicators using information from the new module of the 2013 Demographic and Family Health Survey (ENDES) on child abuse.