Gender violence, murder, abortion and baby dumping, land issues, youth issues, pornography and the internet, poverty and unemployment, the need for the bible in schools and religious/ moral education were spoken about by the members of the floor. The walvis bay kid's haven children's home was established in may 2009 and aims at assisting abused, vulnerable and neglected children by providing a save home for them until they reach adulthood. According to the report published by the parliamentary standing committee on human resources, social and community development, from 2003 to 2007, baby dumping rose from 6 to 23 cases per year, a 283 percent rise. Baby dumping tuesday august 17, 2010 duo first to be charged with baby dumping in the country malacca: an 18-year-old factory worker and his 17-year-old girlfriend became the first couple in the country to be charged under the penal code for baby dumping.
For the malaysia itself the baby dumping issues has never to be seen declining nor diminishes there have been reports of baby dumping in a number of places2 perpetrators of baby dumping the perpetrators of baby dumping were said to be more among unmarried partners (kitty lim. The oshana region said that baby dumping has become a common practice and is a major concern in the region 6 it is impossible in many cases to identify the persons responsible for abandoning. Baby dumping is a social crisis and has a chronic increase as many cases are occurring in malaysian society baby dumping mean the act that throw away the baby any where or leaving alone and without take care for a period of time.
Baby dumping in namibia almost every month there are reports of baby dumping in the media baby dumping is a social crisis and has a chronic increase as many cases are occurring in namibian society. Namibia is situated in sub-saharan africa, a region that has some of the highest crime rates in the world among other factors, this situation is contributed to by poverty, a low level of development, and enormous social and economic disadvantages. 29 baby dumping and evolving baby factories in nigeria: their implication for child right and social protection bridget okwuchi alichie abstract. In april 2008, staff at gammams water care works in windhoek estimated that they discover an average of 13 bodies of newborn babies each month in human waste flushed down toilets.
Namibia: baby dumping a growing social problem in country april 2008, staff at gammams water care works in windhoek estimated that they discover an average of 13 bodies of newborn babies each month in human waste flushed down toilets. Social, emotional and relational skills • baby dumping understand themselves and the changing multicultural world in which they are growing up in namibia. The social benefits of educating women include improved agricultural productivity, improved health, reductions in fertility and reductions in infant and child mortality rates children born to educated mothers have a higher chance of enrolling and completing. Allow me to air my views on babies dumping and abortion i am saddened to read and hear about cases of abortion and baby dumping in namibia young women resort to this evil practice due to.
Baby dumping refers to parents leaving a child younger than 12 months in a public or private place with the intent of terminating their care for the child it is also known as rehoming , in cases where adoptive parents use illegal means, such as the internet, to find a new home for their child. The notion of growing old has for many been visions of hopelessness, neglect and despair and if you add to these the perceptions of inadequacy, lack of energy, social withdrawal, difficulty concentrating, and problems with memory, the realization that we are growing old can be traumatic.
Besides that, it also will lead to a social effect, which is baby dumping some unlucky women who were raped by the rapists will have child but since these children have unknown father, which is rapist, and no one will willing to take care of it, rape victims will dump the baby once the baby was born. By denver kisting in april 2008, staff at gammams water care works in windhoek estimated that they discover an average of 13 bodies of newborn babies each month in human waste flushed down toilets. Baby dumping means rejecting and throwing a baby away after birth and exposing it to danger and death there are a number of cases reported every year where newborn babies are dumped in rubbish bins, river beds, dams, and other isolated areas or even flushed down the toilet or thrown into an open pit. Abstract—the increasing cases of outrageous acts of dumping new-born babies and fetuses in malaysia recently alarming the malaysian to take serious attention in handling.
Baby dumping has been identified as one of namibia s growing social ills and concealment of birth cases reported are on the rise the reasons behind baby dumping vary from shame of bearing a child out of marriage and fear of the economic implications of having a baby. Adolescence means growing up and denotes children between 10 and 19 years it represents the physical and psychological transition from childhood to adulthood it is the period during which the.
Prevention and management of learner pregnancy baby dumping and infanticide are options 2 ministry of health and social services, namibia demographic and. Namibia: baby dumping a growing social problem in country in april 2008, staff at gammams water care works in windhoek estimated that they discover an average of 13 bodies of newborn babies each month in human waste flushed down toilets. Violence, rape, sexual harassment, forced marriages, baby-dumping and human trafficking these types of violence prevent namibians, especially women and children, from living in a safe and healthy environment, and undermine their exercising of a host of other rights. Baby dumping is a social crisis and has a chronic increase as many cases are occurring in malaysia country we have heard about fruit season, fever season but this is the first baby dumping season in malaysia.