Child Protection and Abuse Prevention in Sport in Ghana

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Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 2012
EventChild Protection and Abuse Prevention in Sport in Ghana - University of Ghana Sports Directorate, Accra, Ghana
Duration: 11 Jul 2012 → …

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WorkshopChild Protection and Abuse Prevention in Sport in Ghana
CountryGhana
CityAccra
Period11/07/12 → …

Keywords

  • child abuse
  • child protection
  • youth sport
  • Ghana

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Lang, M. (2012). Child Protection and Abuse Prevention in Sport in Ghana. Child Protection and Abuse Prevention in Sport in Ghana, Accra, Ghana.
Lang, Melanie. / Child Protection and Abuse Prevention in Sport in Ghana. Child Protection and Abuse Prevention in Sport in Ghana, Accra, Ghana.
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Lang, M 2012, 'Child Protection and Abuse Prevention in Sport in Ghana' Child Protection and Abuse Prevention in Sport in Ghana, Accra, Ghana, 11/07/12, .

Child Protection and Abuse Prevention in Sport in Ghana. / Lang, Melanie.

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