Recommendations to the Security Council
OPEN DEBATE ON THE PROTECTION OF CIVILIANS/SCR 2286 (2016) IMPLEMENTATION
In February, Watchlist on Children and Armed Conflict visited Colombia to monitor the implementation of key activities by its national child protection partner. The visit was also an opportunity to follow up on the implementation of the peace agreement between the Government and the Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia – Ejército del Pueblo (FARC-EP).
New Report: UN Must List Saudi Arabia-Led Coalition for Violating Child Rights in Yemen
Warring parties committed at least 160 attacks on medical facilities and personnel over past two years, including deadly airstrike on children’s hospital. Attacks have contributed to closure of hospitals and worsened health conditions for children
In 2016, Watchlist continued to successfully mainstream children and armed conflict priorities across the UN’s work through targeted advocacy and policy recommendations based on field inputs from our network members.
Mainstreaming Children and Armed Conflict in the Security Council