The Covid19 pandemic disrupted provision of already limited child protection services exacerbate the vulnerability of children to various forms of violence.
Enhancing awareness and consolidating knowledge to prevent and respond to violence against children through research and release of strategic thematic studies.
Assessing progress in the implementation of the SDGs. Investing in child / gender-sensitive protection and violence prevention is needed more than ever.
SRSG reports annually to the Human Rights Council and the General Assembly on progress achieved and lessons learned on the protection of children from violence.