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Children’s lives and well-being in danger as fighting intensifies in Tripoli, Libya

Thursday, 18 April 2019|Comments Off on Children’s lives and well-being in danger as fighting intensifies in Tripoli, Libya

Joint statement by Henrietta Fore, UNICEF Executive Director, and Virginia Gamba, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict NEW YORK/TRIPOLI, 18 April 2019 – “An increasing number of children are at imminent [...]

#AgirPourProtéger les enfants, c’est protéger l’avenir de l’humanité

Monday, 15 April 2019|Comments Off on #AgirPourProtéger les enfants, c’est protéger l’avenir de l’humanité

#AgirPourProtéger les enfants, c'est protéger l'avenir de l'humanité 12 avril 2019 Recrutement, atteinte physique, violences sexuelles, attaques contre des hôpitaux et des écoles, enlèvement, ou déni d’aide humanitaire, chaque année des dizaines de milliers de [...]

Briefing to the UN Security Council on Yemen

Monday, 15 April 2019|Comments Off on Briefing to the UN Security Council on Yemen

Briefing to the United Nations Security Council on the situation of children in Yemen Statement by Ms. Virginia Gamba Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict 15 April 2019 Check against delivery [...]

ACT to Protect Children Affected by Conflict: European Campaign Launch

Wednesday, 10 April 2019|Comments Off on ACT to Protect Children Affected by Conflict: European Campaign Launch

The Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict, Ms. Virginia Gamba together with Anna Maria Corazza Bildt, European Parliament Coordinator for the Rights of the Child, launched today the campaign ACT to [...]

Help Prevent Children from Becoming Victims in the First Place – Antonio Guterres

Wednesday, 3 April 2019|Comments Off on Help Prevent Children from Becoming Victims in the First Place – Antonio Guterres

Help prevent children ‘from becoming victims in the first place’, implores Guterres at campaign launch From killing and maiming, to recruitment, sexual abuse and abduction, “violence against children in armed conflict can take many forms”, [...]

ACT to Protect Children Affected by Conflict Campaign Launch – Remarks by Virginia Gamba

Wednesday, 3 April 2019|Comments Off on ACT to Protect Children Affected by Conflict Campaign Launch – Remarks by Virginia Gamba

ACT to Protect Children Affected by Conflict Campaign Launch, 2 April 2019 Remarks by Virginia Gamba, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for children and Armed Conflict   Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen, It is my pleasure [...]

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