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SRSG Gamba Statement at the Arria Formula Meeting on the Repatriation of Children

Statement at the Arria Formula Meeting on the Repatriation of Children by the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict, Ms. Virginia Gamba 29 January 2021 Please check against delivery Mr. President, Your Excellencies Distinguished members of the Security Council, I am delighted to be here with you today and I would [...]

2021-02-09T18:16:26-05:00Tuesday, 9 February 2021|

Open Debate on children and armed conflict: Statement by Mariam, a 15 years old girl from Mali

Mr. President, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, I would like to begin my speech by thanking the French Government for having organized this meeting of the United Nations Security Council. I also thank the Security Council for giving me the opportunity to represent Civil Society Organizations, especially children. Thank you also to the Special Representative of [...]

2021-03-17T06:40:33-04:00Tuesday, 23 June 2020|

Leila Zerrougui at the Human Rights Council: Children More Vulnerable Because of Multiplication of Crises

Geneva – The year 2014 was marked by a multiplication of conflicts and made children even more vulnerable to the effects of war, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict, Leila Zerrougui, told the Human Rights Council earlier today, as she presented her Annual Report covering the period from December 2013 [...]

2021-08-24T08:29:52-04:00Wednesday, 11 March 2015|
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