Effects of Armed Conflict on Child Health and Development A Systematic Review
Kadir, A., Shenoda, S., and Goldhagen, J. (2019). Effects of Armed Conflict on Child Health and Development: A Systematic Review.
This systematic review brings together research on children’s physical health and development from 1945 to 2017, finding that conflict has significant implications for youth’s health. The authors recommend that more research be done on the mechanisms of conflict’s impact on children’s wellbeing.