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Guiding Principles for the Domestic Implementation of a Comprehensive System of Protection for Children Associated with Armed Forces or Armed Groups
Thu, 15/09/2011 - 00:00 Instrument
The specific aim of the Guiding Principles is to suggest practical and detailed measures for effective domestic implementation of the international rules protecting children affected by armed conflict.
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SOMALIA: Sexual and gender-based violence on rise in Hargeisa IDP camps
2/Feb/2012 News
Summary: Humanitarian workers say a lack of a police presence within the camps and inadequate lighting have contributed to...
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MYANMAR: UN Expert to conclude visit with press conference
2/Feb/2012 News
Summary: The UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar, Tomás Ojea Quintana, is currently visiting...
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HRC: UN Expert on Violence against Children submits annual report
1/Feb/2012 Publication
Summary: The UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence against Children submits her annual report to...
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YEMEN: UNICEF warns on high rates of malnutrition among children
26/Jan/2012 News
Summary: With 58 per cent of children stunted, Yemen has the second highest rate of chronic malnutrition among children in...
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DR CONGO: CRC Committee reviews State's progress on armed conflict
19/Jan/2012 News
Summary: On 18 January, the Committee on the Rights of the Child considered the report of the Democratic Republic of the...
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INDIGENOUS AND MINORITY GROUPS: UN publishes latest newsletter
18/Jan/2012 News
Summary: The Indigenous Peoples and Minorities Section of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) has...
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