Barriers to the community support of orphans and vulnerable youth in Rwanda.

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A consistent theme in the literature on interventions for orphans and vulnerable children is the need for community-based care. However, a number of socio-cultural factors may impede community response. In this study, mixed methods are used to elucidate community-level barriers to care for orphans and vulnerable youth in Rwanda. Data from a large survey of… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2007.12.001

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@article{Thurman2008BarriersTT, title={Barriers to the community support of orphans and vulnerable youth in Rwanda.}, author={Tonya Renee Thurman and Leslie A Snider and Neil W. Boris and Edward Kalisa and Laetitia N Nyirazinyoye and Lisanne A Brown}, journal={Social science & medicine}, year={2008}, volume={66 7}, pages={1557-67} }