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A Practical Approach to the Children's Act

The Children’s Act 38 of 2005 is appropriate and empowering legislation in the South African context. The provisions of the Children’s Act are in harmony with international law and the various international con

Publication Language: English
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ISBN/ISSN: 9780409108538

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The Children’s Act 38 of 2005 is appropriate and empowering legislation in the South African context. The provisions of the Children’s Act are in harmony with international law and the various international conventions regarding children that have been ratified by the South African government.

A Practical Approach to the Children's Act is user-friendly, and students will benefit greatly from the clear suggestions and instructions in it, as well as the notes indicating the appropriate regulations and forms at each section.

A Practical Approach to the Children’s Act, 2nd edition, is a vital resource for every person in the field of child care, as it effectively demonstrates the important changes to the Act necessitated by ground-breaking court judgments.

Table of contents

Interpretation, Objects, Application and Implementation
of Act

General principles

Parental responsibilities and rights

Children's courts

Partial care

Early childhood development

Protection of children

Prevention and early intervention

Child in need of care and protection

Contribution order

Alternative care

Foster care

Child and youth care centres

Drop-in centres

Adoption

Inter-country adoption

Child abduction

Trafficking in children

Surrogate motherhood

Enforcement of Act

Administration of Act

Miscellaneous matters