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WEBSITES & VIDEOS

Orphanage ‘recruited kids to get donations’

CNN

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Le tourisme des orphelinats (in French)

RTS

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Le tourisme des orphelinats – Interview (in French)

RTS

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Don’t Give to Begging Children (In Khmer)

Mission of the Week

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Cambodia’s Scam Orphanages

The New York Times

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Cambodia’s Orphans Business

Aljazeera

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Orphanages as tourist attractions?

France 24

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Cambodia’s child predators

Channel News Asia

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Orphanage Tourism

ABC

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I want to go back to my family

Friends-International

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Friends-International

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Save The Children Cambodia

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Children are not tourist attractions

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UNICEF Cambodia

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Lumos

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Next Generation Nepal

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RESEARCH PAPERS

Achieving positive reintegration

Friends-International

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Keeping Children Out of Harmful Institutions

Save The Children

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With The Best Intentions

UNICEF and Ministry Of Social Affairs Of Cambodia

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Institutional Care, The Last Resort

Save The Children

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Child Sexual Abuse

World Vision Australia

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World Report On Violence Against Children

UN

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Report On Violence Against Children

UNICEF

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The Paradox Of Orphanage Volunteering

Next Generation Nepal

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The Risk Of Harm To Young Children In Institutional Care

Save The Children

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The science of early adversity

Charles Nelson

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Poverty, Tourism, Justice And Policy

K. Outterson, E. Selinger and K. Whyte

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The Risk Of Harm To Young Children In Institutional Care

Save The Children

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The science of early adversity

Charles Nelson

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Voluntourists’ perceptions

Friends-International

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NEWS ARTICLES

Tourism Sector A Boon To Orphanage Business

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Orphanage Tourism Still An Issue: UNICEF

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Orphanages Make Children Vulnerable To Many Types Of Abuse

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Volunteer At Anti Sex Trafficking NGO On Trial For Rape

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Two Orphanages Shut

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UN: Child Sex, Pornography Still Widespread

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Australian Targeted In Abuse Case

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Fake Orphanage Ordered Closed After Alleged Migrant Scam

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Orphanage Closed After Police Raid

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Orphanage Worker Fired

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Police Charge Orphanage Director With Abusing Minors

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Police Shut Down Orphanages Accused Of Neglect, Sexual Abuse

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Rival Orphanage Programs Get Shut Down

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US man sentenced 1 year for abusing boys

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THINK! Pity Charity – why it’s actually abusive to children…

Blog written by Friends-International founder, Sebastien Marot

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