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BENIN: New Salesian Program Works to Enhance the Child Protection System and Provide for Youth at Risk
By MissionNewswire at June 22, 2013 | 11:28 am
(MissionNewswire) Youth in Benin face overwhelming challenges in combating poverty. According to UNICEF, Benin remains one of the poorest countries in the world with close to 70 percent of its population living in poverty. Almost 20 percent are chronically undernourished, and the effects of poverty in rural areas are severe. Child labor and trafficking are also concerns more...