Call for Action to End the Detention of Children in Conflict

About

This Call for Action was shared by the Governments of the Malta and the United States, along with UNICEF, Children in Conflict and War Child, at a side-event of the 78th UN General Assembly in New York on September 21, 2023. 

It calls on UN Member States, the United Nations and civil society to take immediate action to end the detention of children in contexts of conflict, in line with international human rights, child rights and humanitarian standards and legal frameworks, and based on evidence from effective approaches in different countries across the globe. 

Call for Action to End the Detention of Children in Conflict
Author(s)
UNICEF, Governments of Malta and the United States, Children in Conflict and War Child