A study on violence against children coordinated by Unicef and carried out by the government has found that more than three-quarters of children had experienced at least one incident of physical violence before age 12, while about 4 percent of females and 5 percent of males had been sexually abused. The preliminary findings of the study, which have not yet been finalized, were presented in Phnom Penh on Thursday to government and NGO representatives who are part of the Violence Against Children Steering Committee, according to Chan Haranvattey, undersecretary of the Ministry of Social Affairs, which led the study along
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