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SRSG Mission
Africa
13/07/2015

SRSG Santos Pais is  co-hosting a side-event at the Third International Conference Financing for Development with the Government of Canada, UNICEF and the Child Focused Agencies on 13th July, “Sustaining Investments in Childhood - Preventing Violence against Children and Keeping Them Safe”. The side-event will facilitate a discussion about the role of an emerging Global Partnership and associated Fund to end violence against...

RSG Santos Pais participates in Third International Conference Financing for Dev
SRSG Mission
Africa | East Asia and Pacific | South Asia | Americas | Europe | Middle East
13/07/2015

SRSG Santos Pais participates in the Third International Conference on Financing for Development taking place 13–16 July 2015 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The Conference brings together Heads of State and Government, and Ministers of Finance, Foreign Affairs and Development Cooperation, as well as relevant institutional stakeholders, non-governmental organizations and business sector entities to...

SRSG Mission
Americas
08/07/2015 - 10/07/2015

On a three day visit to Panama, SRSG Santos Pais will meet with government officials and civil society representatives to promote the adoption of global national strategy/roadmap on violence against children and the adoption of legislation to protect children from violence. 

 

SRSG Mission
06/07/2015 - 07/07/2015

The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary General on Violence against Children in collaboration with the Government of Honduras, UNICEF are co-organizing an Expert Consultation on armed violence in the community and its impact on children´s right to freedom from violence. The two day consultation is hosted by the Government of Honduras in Tegucigalpa. 

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Africa | East Asia and Pacific | South Asia | Americas | Europe | Middle East
18/06/2015 - 19/06/2015

The Cross-Regional Round Table will focus on the prevention and elimination of sexual exploitation and sexual abuse of children. 2015 marks the fifteenth anniversary of the adoption of the UN Optional Protocol on the Sale of Children, Child Prostitution and Child Pornography and five years since the entry into force of the Council of Europe Convention for the protection of children against sexual exploitation and...

Other event
Care and justice systems
18/06/2015

Date & Venue Thursday, 18 June 2015 – from 15:00 to 17:00
Palais des Nations, Geneva – Room XXVI
Organizers Defence for Children International (DCI)
Penal Reform International (PRI)
Office of the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General on Violence against Children
Sponsors Permanent Mission of Switzerland to the UN

Background

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SRSG Mission
Europe
15/06/2015
Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations on Violence against Children, Marta Santos Pais keynote speaker in panel with Civil Society organized by Portuguese National Commission for Human Rights in Lisbon, Portugal with the participation of governmental officials, national human rights institutions and civil society organizations during which took place the official launch of the Portuguese version of...
SRSG Mission
East Asia and Pacific
18/05/2015 - 22/05/2015

SRSG Santos Pais will participate in the Pacific Islands Countries Conference on Violence against Children to be held in Nadi, Fiji Islands from 18-20 May, including delivery of the keynote speech. During her visit to Nadi, the SRSG will also meet with senior officials of the Government of Fiji.

The SRSG will continue her visit in the Pacific to the Solomon Islands on 21-22 May...

SRSG Mission
Americas
06/05/2015 - 07/05/2015

SRSG Santos Pais participates in the Permanent Committee Niñ@Sur meeting on violence against children and adolescents; situation of migrant children and presentation of the initiative "Protect Brazil"  held in Brasilia on 7 May.

 

More information: http://www.ippdh.mercosur.int/mercosur-derechos-humanos-...

SRSG Mission
Americas
26/04/2015 - 29/04/2015

SRSG Santos Pais will participate in an international seminar on Monday 27th April on the role of the State in guaranteeing the rights of children and adolescents. On Wednesday 29th April, the SRSG will give a keynote speech at a conference on integrated frameworks of prevention and protection of children from violence, taking place at the Universidad Diego Portales.

During her visit to Chile, the SRSG will meet with senior government...