Children and Violence Caucus for the 2001 United Nations General Assembly Special Session on Children

To ensure that those children
subjected to violence, abuse and
exploitation are not forgotten during
the Special Session deliberations.
The Children and Violence
wants Governments to
commit to work to:
*prevent violence against children;
*protect all children from violence;
*reintegrate children who are
survivors of violence.

The protection of children from
violence should form a core theme in
the Outcome Document.

Participation in caucus meetings
during Prep Coms

*Commenting to the Children and
Violence Caucus on the draft
Outcome Document
*Taking part in email discussions and
*Lobbying national governments

Other key current activities:
*Meeting of the Children and
Violence Caucus during the second
Prep Com in Jan
*Submission of input to the Child
Rights Caucus Documents
*Delivery of an oral statement at
the Prep Com
*Active lobbying of governments
*Production of an A4 statement
page on key issues

Children and Violence Caucus


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