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  • H.E. Mr. Jean-Grancis Regis Zinsou, Permanent Representative of Benin to the United Nations
  • Ms. Diah Saminarsih, Assistant Special Envoy of the President of Indonesia on the Millennium Development Goals for Programme Planning and Community Partnerships
  • H.E. Mr. David Donoghue, Permanent Representative of Ireland to the United Nations...
27th Regular Session of the Human Rights Council - Ending violence against child
SRSG Mission

The panel discussion offered a unique opportunity to advance progress in the implementation of the recommendations of the UN Study on violence against children, elaborated by Paulo Sérgio Pinheiro and presented to the General Assembly in 2006, and address concerns at a high level discussion with States. The panel discussion reaffirmed the role of the Human Rights Council its global efforts to fight violence...

SRSG Santos Pais at XXth ISPCAN International Congress on Child Abuse & Neglect
SRSG Mission
14/09/2014 - 17/09/2014

The theme for the XXth ISPCAN International Congress will be "Towards child-centered societies: Learn from the past, act for the future.”


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Girl Summit 2014 - A future free from FGM and Child and Forced Marriage
SRSG Mission

On July 22nd, SRSG Santos Pais will participate in the Girl Summit held in London, UK. The Girl Summit will rally a global movement to end child, early and forced marriage and FGM for all girls within a generation. Doing this will help preserve girls' childhoods, promote their education, reduce their exposure to violence and abuse, and allow them to fulfil their...

Cross-Regional Meeting for Advancing the Protection of Children from Violence -
SRSG Mission
30/06/2014 - 01/07/2014

ORGANIZED BY: SRSG on Violence against Children and Government of Jamaica

PARTICIPATION OF: Regional Organizations - Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Council of the Baltic Sea States, Council of Europe, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, League of Arab States, South Asia Initiative to End Violence against Children United Nations: UNICEF Government Agencies...

SRSG Mission
05/05/2014 - 07/05/2014


May 6: Participation in the Regional Conference for Latin America - ECPAT

Theme: Recent developments related to the global agenda of violence against girls, boys and adolescents and place the issue of sexual exploitation within this agenda  

May 6 and 7Annual Meeting Latin America and Caribbean Global Movement for Children - LAC MMI ...

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The Permanent Missions of Albania, Bolivia, Costa Rica, Germany, Montenegro, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain and Thailand together with the International Coalition for the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a Communications Procedure co-organize a Panel Discussion to Celebrate the Entry into Force of the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a ...
SRSG participates as a keynote speaker at the Global Child Forum - Stockholm
SRSG Mission

Global Child Forum is an independent, global multi-stakeholder platform for informed dialogue and thought leadership on how to advance children’s rights in support of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. The Global Child Forum aims at gathering leaders from business, governments, academia and civil society in a joint effort to implement children’s rights. This multi-stakeholder approach...

SRSG Mission
27/03/2014 - 28/03/2014
Aim and objectives:
The Council of Europe Strategy for the Rights of the Child (2012-2015), “the Monaco Strategy” attaches great importance to the efficiency, effectiveness, im-pact, sustainability and relevance of the actions carried out to meet its objectives in the following strategic areas:...
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The full-day meeting will constitute the first international forum where all the different national and regional initiatives to improve the access of children to justice will be discussed and used to identify best practices and remaining challenges and share knowledge on improving access to justice for children.
The objective of the day of discussion will be to contribute to the realization of...