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Jamaica: Child and Youth General Policies, Laws, Strategies & Plans, Service Standards

This section contains general policies, plans, laws and service standards around children and youth.  By general we mean a policies, plans, law or service standards which cover more than two or three big areas or domains, for example a child policy, plan or law that covers education, health, protection, human rights etc.
This section does not include child or youth policies, plans and laws which are focused on one specific area/domain (eg. education, child justice, on violence against children, on sexual exploitation of children etc.).
This section does however include child or youth policies, plans and laws related to child protection.

6 items in this collection.

The National Strategic Plan for Early Childhood Development in Jamaica

Government of Jamaica; Early Childhood Commission, Ministry of Education (2008)


Early Childhood Act

Government of Jamaica (2007)


Child Care and Protection Act

Government of Jamaica (2004)


The National Youth Policy

National Centre for Youth Development, Ministry of Education, Youth & Culture (2003)


Early Childhood Commission Act

Government of Jamaica (2003)


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