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Children In Especially Difficult Circumstances (CEDC) Or Children In Need Of Special Protection

Definition

Children who are abandoned, neglected, abused and exploited, disabled, victims of prostitution and pedophiles, runaways, delinquents, youth offenders and drug dependents, street children, working children, children in situation of armed conflict, children in cultural communities, and children victims of natural disasters.

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PSS Agency PSA
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Glossary on Violence Against Women and Children and Other Related Concepts

https://www.pcw.gov.ph/publication/glossary-violence-against-women-and-children-…
Indicators / Statistics Being Generated Not applicable
PSA Board Resolution PSA Board Resolution No. 01, Series of 2017 - 078
https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/PSA%20BOARD%20RESO%2001%202017.pdf
Statistical Domain Environment and multi-domain statistics
Statistical Activity Gender and special population groups

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