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.

Syrian refugee children walk past shelters at informal settlement number 019 in the Bekaa Valley, eastern Lebanon, Wednesday 10 August 2016. Photo: UNICEF.

Children continue to be affected by clashes and explosive device in the north Biqa‘ Valley and the Ein El Helweh Palestine refugee camp, by unexploded ordnance in the south and sporadic violence in border areas.

2017 Verified Figures

Child Casualties
Schools Damaged