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Unformatted text preview: work and control programs relating to HIV and AIDS. The number of children orphaned because of AIDS is estimated at 1.2 million. Social issues of children in India are child labor, between 60 and 115 million working children in India. Causes of child labor are family poverty, being a street child, lack of education and attitudes of parents. Despite health improvements over the last thirty years, lives continue to be lost in early childhood diseases, inadequate newborn care and childbirth related causes. Children in India continue to lose their life to vaccine preventable diseases. Protective factors for children in India are government policies that address child labor abuse and social institutions that provide shelter for homeless street children. When watching the movie consider the following. . The risk factors for the children. The challenges of the environment in which the children are developing....
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- Fall '08