We are pleased to share with you the following invitation. In the context of the High-Level Political Forum, Defence for Children International, Human Rights Watch, the Permanent Mission of Sierra Leone to the United Nations in Geneva, the Permanent Mission of Uruguay to the UN in New York will co-organize a side event on “Promoting Alternative Solutions to Deprivation of Liberty, Integral Protection and Access to Justice for All Children”, 12th July 1.30 PM Geneva Time/ 7.30 AM New York time
The webinar will be particularly focussing attention to SDG 10 and SDG 16 and discussing concrete implementation of alternatives to detention to ensure children’s safe reintegration into families and communities. It will also present how early and targeted responses to prevent deprivation of liberty of children are critical to addressing shifting patterns of violence exacerbated by the pandemic.
Please find here the link to register. Kindly note that Spanish interpretation will be provided.