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Type: Other event
Regions: Europe
Settings: Schools
09/05/2016 - 10/05/2016

The Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence against Children, with the support of UNICEF Innocenti, have convened a global expert’s consultation to discuss the growing impact of bullying and cyber-bullying on children.

The consultation aims to identify specific gaps and weaknesses of existing data and agree on recommendations on what type of data should be collected to support policy making and...

Type: SRSG Mission
Regions: South Asia
Settings:
14/03/2016 - 15/03/2016

Objectives of the High-­‐level Round Table Meeting
• To promote a common understanding of why violence against children is essential for sustainable development in the South Asian context and their corresponding targets;

• To promote a common understanding of the distinct and cross-­‐cutting targets related to violence against children;

• Initiate discussion on national...

Type: SRSG Mission
Regions: Europe
Settings: Care and justice systems
10/03/2016

Date and Venue: Thursday, 10 March 2016 - 10:00 – 12:00 
                          Palais des Nations, Room XXIII

Organized by: Office of the Special Representative on Violence against Children
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Type: SRSG Mission
Regions: Europe
Settings:
09/03/2016

High Time to End Violence against Children

In the Countdown to 2030, everybody counts!

 

On the occasion of the 31st Session of the Human Rights Council

Geneva, Wednesday 9 March 2016,  4-6 pm,

Palais des Nations, E- Building, Room XVIII

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Type: SRSG Mission
Regions: Europe
Settings:
08/03/2016

SRSG Santos Pais presents her Annual Report to the Human Rights Council in Geneva on Tuesday, 8th March, during the ...

Type: SRSG Mission
Regions: Europe
Settings:
07/03/2016

31th session of the Human Rights Council

Annual full-day meeting on the rights of the child

“Information and communications technology and child sexual exploitation”

 

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Type: SRSG Mission
Regions: Africa
Settings: Home and family | Schools | Care and justice systems | Work | Community
20/02/2016 - 25/02/2016
 
SRSG Santos Pais visits Abuja and Lagos to support the launch of the Government’s Violence against Children Survey and efforts to implement the Nigerian Year of Action to End Violence Against Children. She will hold discussions with senior officials of the Government of Nigeria and other key stakeholders on the importance of using data and research to shed light on the hidden face of violence and to implement...
Type: SRSG Mission
Regions: East Asia and Pacific
Settings:
16/02/2016 - 19/02/2016

SRSG Santos Pais will visit Jakarta for a dialogue with the ASEAN Commission on the Protection and Promotion of the Rights of Women and Children (ACWC). This year ASEAN begins implementation of its new Regional Plan of Action for the Elimination of Violence against Children 2016-2025. During her discussion with the ACWC Representatives the SRSG will help identify priority actions for implementation of the regional plan and the mobilization of...

Type: SRSG Mission
Regions: Africa
Settings:
20/11/2015 - 21/11/2015
This year, 2015, marks the 25th anniversary of the adoption of the African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child. As part of the activities to commemorate the 25th anniversary, SRSG Santos Pais will be participating in a conference on the Status of Children’s rights since the adoption of the Charter. Organised by the African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child, the conference will feature a...