Sexual and reproductive health

Child-fosterage promises and trafficking in children for domestic work in Nigeria: issues and implications for policy

Research summary

UNDP/UNFPA/UNICEF/WHO/World Bank Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction

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Publication details

Number of pages: 4
Publication date: 2011
Languages: English
WHO reference number: WHO/RHR/HRP/11.05


This study aimed to address a gap in understanding how the influence of family involvement in different exchanges of children for domestic work affects how children are treated, and their risk for negative outcomes including abuse and risky sexual behaviours.