Child protection and child abuse are extremely difficult topics to address. This book looks at the issues of child exploitation, female genital mutilation and neglect as well as child marriage. It also considers safeguarding topics such as abuse in sports and looks at how we can better protect young people against these kinds of dangers.
The information inside comes from a variety of sources, including newspapers, magazines, government reports and charity groups; providing different perspectives on challenging topics. At the end of the book is a selection of activities that will encourage interaction, literacy, critical thinking and independent research. Content is accessible and engaging, tailored primarily towards the 14 to 18 age group.