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New Research Podcast available by Dr. Franziska Meinck: Child Abuse in Sub-Saharan Africa

In this conversation, Dr. Franziska Meinck (lecturer in Social Work at Edinburgh University) speaks about her data oriented studies looking at different forms of child abuse in South Africa, Swaziland and beyond. Discussion covered forms of child abuse, the proportion of the problem, access to child protection services, prevention and measurement of child abuse, and finally, emotional challenges for the researcher.

The podcast can be accessed here.

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