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Factors Affecting Homelessness Among Street Children In Khartoum State

Factors Affecting Homelessness Among Street Children In Khartoum State

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dc.contributor.advisor Prof. Sitt Elnafar M. Badi en_US
dc.contributor.author Wisal Ali El Tahir, Hassan
dc.date.accessioned 2015-06-16T12:42:07Z
dc.date.available 2015-06-16T12:42:07Z
dc.date.issued 2015-06-16
dc.date.submitted 2007
dc.identifier.uri http://khartoumspace.uofk.edu/handle/123456789/13310
dc.description 61 page
dc.description.abstract This study aims to find out the main factors of homelessness and examine the risk behavior among street children in rehabilitations centers in Khartoum State (Alrashad, Tayba and Aml). The data of the study collected through direct interviews using semi-structured questionnaire with street children currently are residing at Rehabilitation Centers in Khartoum State and it covered 300 males of street children. Questionnaire contained two sections one contained socio-demographic data of respondents and the other Section contained data of main causes of homelessness. The analytical part used Factor analysis Technique using SPSS software. The conclusion is that the main factors of children homelessness are attraction of city life, natural and political factors, family disruption, parent abuse and economic factors. The study recommended that, real solution to the problem in intervening at home to prevent children from coming to the streets, locating preventive programs in areas where most street children’s families live at present is a key to prevent new children from coming on to the streets, convincing children with rehabilitation centers is the best alternative of family and reform and improve legislations and laws for child protection en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher UOFK en_US
dc.subject Factors ,Affecting, Homelessness,Street Children , Khartoum State en_US
dc.title Factors Affecting Homelessness Among Street Children In Khartoum State en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US
dc.Degree M.Sc en_US
dc.Faculty Faculty of Economic and Social Studies en_US
dc.contributor.faculty Econometrics and Social Statistics en_US

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