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Nicola A. Jones

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9781847424464

Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781847424464.001.0001

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Child poverty, knowledge and policy in Asia

Child poverty, knowledge and policy in Asia

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(p.124) (p.125) Five Child poverty, knowledge and policy in Asia
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Child poverty, evidence and policy
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Nicola Jones

Andy Sumner

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Policy Press
DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781847424464.003.0006

This chapter addresses the issue of children and the knowledge–policy interface in Asia. It briefly outlines the extent and nature of child poverty and well-being across Asia using the 3D well-being approach and reflects on the characteristics of the knowledge-generation process in this region. The chapter discusses opportunities and challenges involved in the knowledge–policy interface surrounding child well-being in Asia, paying particular attention to the significant decentralization trend many countries in the region have undergone and the implications for evidence-informed policy-influencing initiatives. It also focuses on a case study of evidence-informed policy change in the context of a citizen-monitoring initiative of child educational and nutritional services in rural Andhra Pradesh, India.

Keywords:   children, knowledge–policy interface, Asia, child well-being, 3D approach, knowledge-generation process, child educational services, Andhra Pradesh, India

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