Enhancing collaboration in the complexity of conflict: child protection symposium

IPSTC and Save the Children Child Protection in Peace Support Operations Symposium, Nairobi, 13 October 2016

Group photo of participants

On 13 October 2016, Save the Children through the project Strengthening Child Protection in African Union Peace Support Operations (PSO) in East and West Africa and the International Peace Support Training Centre (IPSTC) organized a Child Protection in Peace Support Operations Symposium.

The event was attended by child protection actors from: Regional Mechanisms, Training Centers of Excellence, United Nations, Humanitarian and Non-Governmental Organizations; the government and academia.

Below are the presentations made on the day:

Session 1:  An overview of child protection in peace support operation

Session 2:Protection of children in armed conflict: Reintegration of Child Soldiers in DRC

Session 3:
Child protection training effectiveness: Challenges and opportunities Catherine Cherotich

Child protection training effectiveness: Challenges and opportunities ,Edwin Kimani

Session 4: Strengthening collaboration in peace support operations

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