CPWG Annual Meeting and Side Events

Categories: Events / Events & Training / 4 CommentsPosted on: October 30, 2014

syria-jordan_emergency_syrian-refugees_francois-struzik_2013 Date: 5-7 November 2014
Location: Geneva

From 5 to 7 November 2014, the UNICEF-led Child Protection Working Group will hold its annual meeting in Geneva, Switzerland. Follow @CPIE_Global and #14CPWG for the latest updates.

Several of the week’s sessions may be of interest to you. Highlights include:

  • An expert panel discussion on Child Protection responses in current emergencies (South Sudan, Syria, CAR, Iraq and Ebola)
  • Advocacy, including Child Protection in the post-2015 agenda
  • The Child Protection Minimum Standards: Implementation and awareness-raising activities
  • Inclusion/Accountability to affected populations
  • Sexual and physical violence
  • Justice for children
  • Economic Strengthening
  • A UNCHR-led discussion on Working with Youth and Adolescents in Emergencies (full day Friday)

If you would like to attend in person, no registration is necessary, but please send an email confirming your participation to cbarnett@unicef.org, copying bcourt@unicef.org.

Agenda Annual Meeting Final at the Ecumenical Centre, Geneva.

Adolescent and Youth Thematic Day – Information note at UNCHR’s headquarters, Geneva.


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