SRSG Mission to Jakarta, Indonesia

Tuesday, 16 February 2016 - 8:45am to Friday, 19 February 2016 - 6:45am

SRSG Santos Pais will visit Jakarta for a dialogue with the ASEAN Commission on the Protection and Promotion of the Rights of Women and Children (ACWC). This year ASEAN begins implementation of its new Regional Plan of Action for the Elimination of Violence against Children 2016-2025. During her discussion with the ACWC Representatives the SRSG will help identify priority actions for implementation of the regional plan and the mobilization of support, including through the use of strategic opportunities presented by Agenda 2030, the 10th Anniversary of the UN Study and the SRSG’s “High Time” initiative. During her visit to Jakarta the SRSG will also meet with senior officials of the Government of Indonesia to discuss progress in implementation of the National Strategy to Eliminate Violence in Childhood.