The impact of child detention in occupied Palestinian territory

2012Save the children Sweden

This report aims at giving an insight into the treatment of children in armed conflict, with a primary focus on children in detention. It also provides an overview on psychosocial responses, as developed by Save the Children and the EJ-YMCA, whereas the last part discusses the role of community in the re-integration process of children and presents a list of recommendations when dealing with this subject.

Key wordsarmed conflict / child detention / children / political prisoners / social support / torture / trauma / treatment

CountriesPalestine / Sweden