Children and Armed Conflict Monthly Update for February 2016

Dear friends of children affected by armed conflict,

Watchlist on Children and Armed Conflict is pleased to announce the publication of its:

Children and Armed Conflict Monthly Update for February 2016

This month’s update highlights children and armed conflict concerns and provides recommendations for the protection of children in the situations of Central African Republic, Sudan (Darfur), Syria and Yemen. The update also reiterates key recommendations to the Security Council Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict on Afghanistan to inform ongoing conclusion negotiations, which started on January 27.

Watchlist on Children and Armed Conflict is a network of local, national and international non-governmental organizations striving to end violations against children in armed conflicts and to guarantee their rights. Monthly updates are based on the experience of Watchlist and its member organizations in specific country situations and Watchlist’s expertise in over a decade of engagement with the Security Council’s children and armed conflict agenda.


Kind regards,

Watchlist on Children and Armed Conflict