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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...

Type: SRSG Mission
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27/11/2016 - 29/11/2016

Crime prevention and resocialization of children in contact with the criminal justice system

Santiago de Chile, 28th and 29th of November 2016

Conference website: http://justiciaadolescente.unicef.cl/
 

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14/10/2016

“Ending the Torment: tackling bullying from the schoolyard to cyberspace”

Launch and Panel Presentation

General Assembly Resolution 69/158 requested the Secretary-General to submit a report to its seventy-first session on protecting children from bullying which is...

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12/10/2016

SRSG Santos Pais presents her Annual Report to the General Assembly.

You can follow the meeting here: http://webtv.un.org/

The present annual report provides, pursuant to General Assembly resolution 69/157, an overview of major developments promoted by the Special Representative of the Secretary-...

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27/09/2016

The side event will mark the 10th anniversary of the UN Study on Violence against Children (2006), examining achievements made and identifying emerging challenges and opportunities for accelerating progress towards the elimination of violence against children by strongly promoting the incorporation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the work of the UN Geneva based Human Rights monitoring bodies and mechanisms, such as the Human...

Type: SRSG Mission
Regions: East Asia and Pacific
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19/06/2016 - 22/06/2016

At the invitation of the Government of Viet Nam, Ms. Marta Santos Pais, Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence against Children (SRSG-VAC) is visiting Viet Nam from 19th – 22nd June, 2016.

She will be attending the 4th ASEAN Children’s Forum, and meeting with senior government officials, parliamentarians, civil society and other relevant stakeholders to discuss issues on violence against children in...