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Senegal: Workshop on Child Protection in Emergency Coordination with 7 Governments of West and Central Africa Region

Categories: News / News / No CommentsPosted on: January 12, 2017

December 2016. Dakar, Senegal.  On 19 & 20 December, UNICEF West and Central Africa Regional Office (WCARO), in partnership with the Child Protection Area of Responsibility (CP AoR) and the Global Partnership to End Violence against Children, organized a workshop with 7 francophone countries aimed at strengthening the role of Governments in coordinating the child …

Ukraine: CPMS Training of Trainers

Categories: Events / Minimum Standards / News / No CommentsPosted on: December 15, 2015

CPMS ToT Ukraine_Dec 2015 A training of trainers workshop on the Minimum Standards for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action was held in Kiev, Ukraine, from 8-11 December 2015. Supported by the Danish Refugee Council, the workshop gave 22 participants from various local organizations the skills and knowledge to implement the CPMS in their contexts. A plan for the roll-out …

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Call for applications for Global CPiE / CPMS TOT

Categories: Events / Events & Training / Minimum Standards / News / News / Vacancies / No CommentsPosted on: November 2, 2015

ToT Date: 25-30 January 2016 Global CPWG is offering a  4 days Training of CPiE Trainers using current CPWG pedagogy and its inter-agency training materials; an additional 1.5 day workshop on facilitating national CPMS strategies. The ToT will be held in French and participants should be able to facilitate in French. For more information please …

CPMS and contextualized standards launched in Indonesia

Categories: Events / Minimum Standards / News / No CommentsPosted on: October 8, 2015

Indonesia_launch_Oct_2015_2 The Minister of Social Affairs for the Republic of Indonesia, Her Excellency Khofifah Indar Parawansa, launched the contextualized Minimum Standards for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action in Jakarta on 7 October 2015. The minister highlighted that the CPMS will now be the main reference for all stakeholders in responding to humanitarian needs in Indonesia: national …

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Japan: CPMS Training of Trainers

Categories: Minimum Standards / News / No CommentsPosted on: September 14, 2015

group photo In August, a Training of Trainers workshop for humanitarian staff was held in Japan. The week-long training covered Sphere and companions including the Child Protection Minimum Standards, HAP, People in Aid and the newly launched Core Humanitarian Standard. Organized by the Church World Service Japan (CWS), the week-long training included 21 participants from NGOs, UN …

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Survey: Help shape a global partnership for humanitarian standards

Categories: Minimum Standards / News / News / No CommentsPosted on: September 9, 2015

Survey 800px We have a strong vision of a humanitarian world where standards are not only based on experience and evidence, but also built upon a common framework and language, thus allowing professionals trained in one set of standards to move seamlessly to working with others. And we are about to take a step further towards this …

Call for applications: CPiE Postgraduate Diploma

Categories: Events & Training / News / Vacancies / No CommentsPosted on: August 19, 2015

UKZN picture Applications are now open for the next Child Protection in Emergencies postgraduate diploma programme, beginning in February 2016 and ending in June 2017. The diploma is premised on an academic/practitioner partnership in col­laboration with UNICEF, the Global Level Child Protection Working Group (CPWG) and Save the Children UK. Based on the success of the first …

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Upcoming webinar: Justice for children

Categories: Minimum Standards / News / No CommentsPosted on: June 22, 2015

Commissariat del Agustino, c'est ici qu'ils on créé le "module blanc A webinar discussing Justice for children in humanitarian action will be held on 30 June, from 2.30 to 3.30 CEST. Speakers will include Frances Sheahan, Global Legal Expert on children in conflict with the law who has worked in many fragile states and Martin Nagler, Project Manager with the International Bureau for Children’s Rights (IBCR) …

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DFATD Final Report CPWG 5 May 2015

Categories: Minimum Standards / News / News / Slider / No CommentsPosted on: May 26, 2015

DFATD Final Report This report summarizes achievements and challenges during implementation of the Minimum Standards for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action during the period 2013-2014 supported by Canada’s Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development.

Material request for strengthening Standard 7 of the MSCP Danger and Physical Injury

Categories: Minimum Standards / News / News / No CommentsPosted on: May 26, 2015

Material request for strengthening Standard 7 of the MSCP Danger and Physical Injury is a crucial CPiE issue, which is included in the CPMS as Standard 7. While some progress has been made establishing this standard, there is still an absence of sufficient knowledge base. For instance, some forms of dangers and physical injuries are …

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