Breaking the Cycle of Despair: Street Children in Guatemala City
Tamara Rice Lave
University of Miami, School of Law
Columbia Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 27, p. 57, 1995
This article focuses on the problem of street children in Guatemala City. It provides a description of the way street children live and offers several theories as to why the situation arose. Finally, the Article critically discusses attempts to help the street children of Guatemala and proposes alternative solutions. In researching this Article, the author spent time working with street children in Guatemala.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 67
Keywords: street children, Guatemala City, Casa Alianza, human rights abuses
Date posted: September 27, 2012