A regional conference on "Ending Recruitment
and Use of Children in Armed Forces and Groups: Contributing to Peace,
Justice and Development" is hosted by the Government of Chad and UNICEF
in N'Djamena, Chad from 7 to 9 June 2010.
Among the participating countries are
Chad, the Central African Republic, Sudan, Cameroon, Nigeria and Niger.
Promoting peace in Central Africa
The goal of the Conference is to get
a commitment by the concerned countries to put an end to the involvement
of children in conflicts, including to the recruitment of child soldiers,