Annual report of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence against Children

Marta Santos Pais. Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence against Children | 2011

The report reviews progress in the priority areas of her mandate, and highlights key
initiatives promoted by the Special Representative to institutionalize regional governance
structures and to strengthen strategic alliances with key partners at international, regional
and national levels. In spite of a growing commitment across regions to address violence
against children, this phenomenon continues to have a serious impact of on the lives of
millions of children. In this context, the report identifies areas of concern which will be
given special attention by the Special Representative in 2011: a) promoting universal
ratification of the Optional Protocols to the Convention on the Rights of the Child; b)
conducting a global survey to assess progress in violence prevention and responses c)
addressing violence in the context of education and of the administration of justice.

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