Community-based surveillance to monitor trends in unaccompanied and separated children in eastern DRC.

@article{Rubenstein2015CommunitybasedST,
  title={Community-based surveillance to monitor trends in unaccompanied and separated children in eastern DRC.},
  author={Beth L. Rubenstein and Craig R. Spencer and Hani Mansourian and Eva Noble and Gustave B Munganga and Lindsay Stark},
  journal={Child abuse & neglect},
  year={2015},
  volume={50},
  pages={76-84}
}
Children who are separated from their families and usual caregivers in emergencies face a multitude of risks. The humanitarian community lacks methods to systematically capture changes in the frequency and nature of such separations over time. A mobile phone-based community surveillance system was piloted in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The goal… CONTINUE READING