Permanent Link: Children and Armed Conflict

... the spreading recruitment and use of child soldiers especially in Africa, and the special concerns of girl combatants and girls associated with armed groups (A/61/529-S/2006/826). Posted on UN Pulse on 20th November, 2006

The latest report of the Secretary-General on Children and Armed Confict reviews developments related to child victims of violence in the Middle East and other regions, the spreading recruitment and use of child soldiers especially in Africa, and the special concerns of girl combatants and girls associated with armed groups (A/61/529-S/2006/826).