Keyword Archives: child soldiers
War Slavery: The Role of Children and Youth in Fighting Forces in Sustaining Armed Conflicts and War Economies in Africa
By Dyan Mazurana and Khristopher Carlson. 2008. Dubravka Zarkov (ed.). Gender, Violent Conflict, and Development. Zubaan Press: New Delhi.
New survey data on war-affected youth suggest that past approaches and programs are insufficient to meet the needs of youth newly returning from the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) as well as those who have already returned.
Researcher Dyan Mazurana, Director of Gender, Youth and Community, joins New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof and youth activist Ishmael Beah for a discussion about child soldiers and education in the context of humanitarian aid delivery to conflict and post-crisis countries.
By Dyan Mazurana and Susan McKay. 2001. The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientist, September/October.