Launch of the Global Status Report on Preventing Violence Against Children 2020

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Launch of the Global Status Report on Preventing Violence Against Children 2020

June 18, 2020 9:00 – 10:30 PM (Philippines Time)
https://bit.ly/GlobalStatusReport_EndViolence

Join WHO Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, heads of other UN agencies and ministers from several countries for the launch of the Global Status Report on Preventing Violence Against Children 2020.

The report charts countries’ progress against the “INSPIRE” framework, a set of seven strategies for preventing and responding to violence against children.

Speakers include:

    – Amina J. Mohammed, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations
    – Henrietta Fore, Executive Director, UNICEF
    – Stefania Giannini, Assistant Director-General for Education, UNESCO
    – Dr Najat Maalla M’jid, Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General on Violence against Children
    – Dr Howard Taylor, Executive Director, Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children
    – H.E. Mrs María Juliana Ruiz Sandoval, First Lady, Colombia
    – Adrien Taquet, State Secretary for Child Protection, France
    – James Ebitu, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Gender, Labour, Social Development, Uganda
    – Zoleka Mandela, Global Ambassador, Child Health Initiative

When:

Thursday, 18 June 2020 at 15:00 – 16:30 CEST.

To join the launch, please register at https://bit.ly/2ApZXKa. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with details on how to access the event.

Interpretation will be provided in the 6 UN languages.