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05 November 2018
10:00 – 12:00
Palais des Nations (Geneva) – Room XVII
Geneva Peace Week 2018 event organized by the Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict
co-sponsored by Belgium and Uruguay
This event will showcase that ending and preventing violations against children in armed conflict is not only a moral imperative but can also build sustainable peace. The event will build support for the Special Representative’s strategic focus on prevention and will hear ways in which Member States, civil society and others contribute to building peace through the implementation of the children in armed conflict agenda and related prevention initiatives.
With remarks by:
Michael Møller, Director-General of UN Office at Geneva
H.E. Amb. Geert Muylle, Permanent Representative of Belgium to the United Nations in Geneva
Virginia Gamba, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict
Nathalie Ben Zakour Man, Senior Child Protection Advisor and Field Victims’ Rights Advocate, MINUSCA
and other speakers to be confirmed soon.
Defence for Children International is proud to co-sponsor support and co-sponsor this event.
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