Child Protection Section Facts and Figures

Read about how UNICEF interventions prevents children suffer from conflict and violence in whole of Syria

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UNICEF/Syria 2017/Khudr Al-Issa


  • Syria’s children suffered from escalating conflict and brutal violence which directly impacted their survival, protection, development, and well-being.
  • Children faced violence, abuse and exploitation, recruitment and use by armed groups, killing, maiming, abduction and sexual and gender-based violence.
  • The Country Task Force led the monitoring, reporting and response to grave child rights violations and verified reports of gave violations against children in Syria.
Child Protection Section Facts & Figures
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