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Questions and Answers on the Recruitment and Use of Child Soldiers

How many child soldiers are there in the world? Click to read more about the recruitment of children in 2018. Tens of thousands of boys and girls are recruited and used as child soldiers by armed forces and armed groups in conflict in over 20 countries around the world. The United Nations monitors [...]

2019-12-06T13:08:33-05:00Tuesday, 12 February 2019|

Funding the Future: Challenges and Responses to the Reintegration of Former Child Soldiers

Funding the Future: Challenges and Responses to the Reintegration of Former Child Soldiers Remarks by Virginia Gamba, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict 24 September, Conference Room 6, 10:30 – 11:45 Your Majesty, Excellencies, dear colleagues, I would like to thank Belgium for co-sponsoring today’s event and I am honored to [...]

2021-07-08T09:28:48-04:00Monday, 24 September 2018|

Release of 75 Ex-Child Soldiers by Myanmar Armed Forces Encouraging – SRSG Gamba

31 August 2018 – The Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) for Children and Armed Conflict, Ms. Virginia Gamba, welcomes the release of 75 children and young people* by the Tatmadaw, the Myanmar Armed Forces, following sustained advocacy work by the United Nations. “Releasing these children and young people is a step forward in the [...]

2021-07-08T10:20:02-04:00Friday, 31 August 2018|
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