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The information below is based on the Report of the Secretary-General on children and armed conflict (A/72/865–S/2018/465) issued on 16 May 2018.

As of October 2017, violent clashes and inter-communal tensions fuelled by armed groups have continuously increased in the Central African Republic (CAR). © UNICEF 2017

The conflict escalated throughout the country, with confrontations between armed groups. Towards the end of 2017, fighting intensified, attacks against civilians and humanitarians increased, leading to mass displacement and child casualties.

2017 Verified Figures

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Children Recruited and Used
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Incidents of Denial of Humanitarian Access
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Cases of Abductions
0
Killing and Maiming

News from the Central African Republic

Protecting Boys and Girls in Shrinking Humanitarian Space – UN Security Council Open Arria Meeting

By | Thursday, 21 February 2019|Categories: Statements, Featured @ Home|Tags: , , |

Remarks by SRSG for Children and Armed Conflict, Ms. Virginia [...]

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Action Plan to Protect Children Signed in the Central African Republic

By | Thursday, 14 June 2018|Categories: Press Releases, Featured @ Home|Tags: , , , |

New York, 14 June 2018 – The leading UN advocate [...]

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Central African Republic: Statement attributable to Leila Zerrougui, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict

By | Friday, 1 April 2016|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , , |

New York –I am outraged and profoundly saddened by the [...]

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Central African Republic: Report Describes Children Victims of Relentless Violence in a Climate of Total Impunity

By | Monday, 7 March 2016|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , |

Children gathered next to a water pump at a site for displaced people in Bangui, in December 2013. ©United Nations

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