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Key Document
SRSG Reports
English
16/10/2014

From Introduction:

Information and communication technologies (ICTs) are developing ever more rapidly, with profound effects upon societies around the world. They bring with them enormous benefits and opportunities, most especially by facilitating access
to the Internet. ICTs are creating new ways of communicating, learning, delivering services and doing business.

For children and youth, who are often...

Key Document
SRSG Reports
English
15/10/2014

From Foreword

Freedom from violence is critical to achieving a sustainable future in which every child can grow up healthy, well-nourished, resilient, well-educated, culturally sensitive and effectively protected from neglect, abuse and exploitation.

As the target date for achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDG) draws near, the ...

A/69/264
Key Document
SRSG Reports
English, Español, Français, Русский, العربية, 中文
06/08/2014
Summary
 
The present annual report provides, pursuant to General Assembly resolution 68/147, an overview of major developments promoted by the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence against Children to sustain and scale up efforts to safeguard children’s freedom from violence.
A-HRC-25-47
Key Document
SRSG Reports
English, Español, Français, Русский, العربية, 中文
03/01/2014

The present annual report contains a review of key developments and initiatives promoted by the Special Representative to accelerate progress in children’s protection from violence, and identifies efforts required for sustaining and scaling up achievements made.

Key Document
SRSG Reports
English
17/10/2013

MESSAGE FOR LAUNCH OF 

“TOWARD A WORLD FREE FROM VIOLENCE - GLOBAL SURVEY ON VIOLENCE AGAINST CHILDREN”
New York, 17 October 2013

THE SECRETARY-GENERAL

Ban Ki-moon

Freedom from fear and violence, and respect for the dignity and inalienable rights of all...

Key Document
SRSG Reports
English, Español, Français
16/10/2013
The Global Survey is the first comprehensive assessment of progress in preventing and eliminating violence against children since the groundbreaking 2006 UN Study on Violence against Children. The Global Survey was informed by national reports received from more than 100 governments, as well as inputs from regional organizations and institutions, the UN, civil society, children and young...
A-68-274
Key Document
SRSG Reports
English, Español, Français, Русский, العربية, 中文
06/08/2013

The SRSG annual report to the General Assembly marks the start of a new phase. It builds upon progress achieved and lessons learned in advancing implementation of the recommendations of the United Nations study on violence against children and it takes into account the priorities identified by the Special Representative for the second term of her mandate, namely: mainstreaming children’s protection from...

A/HRC/22/55
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SRSG Reports
English, Español, Français, Русский, العربية, 中文
04/01/2013
Annual report of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence against Children
 
 
Summary
 
This annual report builds upon the decision by the General Assembly to extend the mandate of the Special Representative for a further three years (res. 67/152). As the...
A/67/230
Key Document
SRSG Reports
English, Español, Français, Русский, العربية, 中文
03/08/2012

Summary

The present third annual report reviews key developments and initiatives undertaken at the global, regional and national levels. As the mandate completes its third year, the report provides an overview of results achieved and progress promoted in the area of the protection of children from violence, identifying efforts required to sustain and scale up achievements made, and informing a strategic future agenda.

A/HRC/21/25
Key Document
SRSG Reports
English, Español, Français, Русский, العربية, 中文
27/06/2012
Care and justice systems

 Joint report of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, UNODC and the SRSG on Violence against Children on prevention of and responses to violence against child juvenile justice system

The present report, submitted pursuant to Human Rights Council resolution 18/12, builds upon the 2006 United Nations Study on Violence against Children, which remains a foundational...

A/HRC/19/64
Key Document
SRSG Reports
English, Español, Français, Русский, العربية, 中文
13/01/2012

 The third report of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence against Children is submitted to the Council in accordance with General Assembly resolution 65/197.
 

The report reviews key developments and initiatives promoted, and identifies priority areas to which the Special Representative will devote special attention to accelerate progress in children‘s...

A/66/227
Key Document
SRSG Reports
English, Español, Français, Русский, العربية, 中文
02/08/2011

This second annual report of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence against Children is submitted to the General Assembly in accordance with its resolution 65/197. It is guided by the report of the independent expert for the United Nations study on violence against children (A/61/299) and builds upon the vision and the priority areas identified by the Special Representative in her initial report (A/65/292).

The...

A/HRC/16/56
Key Document
SRSG Reports
English, Español, Français, Русский, العربية, 中文
07/03/2011

The present report is submitted pursuant to Human Rights Council resolution 13/20 entitled “Rights of the...

A/HRC/16/54
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SRSG Reports
English, Español, Français, Русский, العربية, 中文
28/02/2011

The Special Representative of the Secretary-General on violence against children hereby submits her second report to the Human Rights Council in accordance with General Assembly resolution 65/197.

In the report, the Special Representative is guided by the United Nations study on violence against children (A/61/299) and builds upon the vision and priority areas of work identified in her initial report (A/HRC/13/46).

The Special...

A/65/262
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SRSG Reports
English, Español, Français, Русский, العربية, 中文
09/08/2010

This initial report of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on violence against children is submitted to the General Assembly in accordance with its resolution 64/146.

On 1 September 2009, Marta Santos Pais assumed her position. In the present report, she recalls the history leading up to the establishment of her position and the scope of her mandate, as defined by the General Assembly in...