An estimated 35 million children without parental care in Africa need immediate strengthened protection systems and quality care services
Addis Ababa, November 08, 2023. The African Committee of Experts on the Rights
and Welfare of the Child (ACERWC/the Committee), in collaboration with African Union
Member States, partner organizations, children and young people, launches the first of its kind Continental Study on Children Without Parental Care (CWPC) in Africa.