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Type: SRSG Mission
Regions: Americas
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27/04/2018

On 27 April 2018, in Mexico City SRSG Santos Pais and the Government of Mexico co-organize an Expert Consultation on the Protection of Children from bullying and cyberbullying. The meeting is organized in close collaboration with UN Agencies (UNICEF and UNESCO), government officials from various countries in Latin America and the Caribbean, regional human rights and child rights institutions and civil society organizations to...

Type: SRSG Mission
Regions: Americas
Settings:
25/04/2018 - 26/04/2018

In the world nearly 300 million children between 2 and 4 years old (3 out of 4) are victims of violent discipline and 1,100 million caregivers (1 in 4) say that physical and humiliating punishment is necessary to raise or adequately educate children and adolescents.

By 2017, only 10 American states had adopted a legal ban of corporal punishment in all settings.

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Type: Other event
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06/03/2018

Presentation of the SRSG-VAC Annual Report to the Human Rights Council

Type: SRSG Mission
Regions: East Asia and Pacific
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03/12/2017 - 04/12/2017

SRSG Santos Pais participates as keynote speaker in the Annual World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, China.

The fourth World Internet Conference will be held in Wuzhen, East China's Zhejiang province from Dec 3 to 5 and it is organized by the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC). Government officials, business leaders and academics from all over the world are expected to attend to discuss the future of the internet.

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Type: Other event
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09/10/2017

 

The report outlines the scale of different forms of violence against children and the imperative to act with a deep sense of urgency to bring them to an end. Children around the world continue to be exposed to physical, psychological and...

Type: Other event
Regions: Africa | East Asia and Pacific | South Asia | Americas | Europe | Middle East
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06/06/2017 - 08/06/2017

The Seventh Cross-Regional Round Table organized by the office of SRSG in Manila, Philippines from 6-8 June, will place special emphasis on the links between eliminating violence against children and the eradication of child poverty and the promotion of children's social inclusion, including in light of the development of child-friendly health, education and social services, and the fostering of cross-sectoral cooperation to prevent and...

Type: SRSG Mission
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06/03/2017 - 10/03/2017

 

Annual full-day meeting on the rights of the child

Theme: Protection of the rights of the child in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
 
Date and venue:6 March 2017, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 3 - 6 p.m., Palais des Nations, Room XX, Geneva
(will be broadcast live and...