UN Documents for Children and Armed Conflict: Security Council Letters

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23 December 2020 S/2020/1288 This was a letter from the Permanent Representative of Belgium to the United Nations in which he provided observations on the work of the Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict.
26 June 2020 S/2020/594 This letter contained a record of the statements made at the open debate on children and armed conflict, held on 23 June 2020.
30 July 2019 S/2019/605 A concept note circulated by Poland for the open debate, suggesting members focus on a number of themes including the high number of children killed and maimed and the continuing issue of rape and other forms of violence.
20 December 2018 S/2018/1145 This was a letter from the 2017-2018 chair of the Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict, Ambassador Olof Skoog (Sweden), containing his reflections on the children and armed conflict agenda.
29 July 2016 S/2016/662 This was a concept note for the debate on children and armed conflict.
1 June 2015 S/2015/402 This was the concept note for the open debate on children and armed conflict.
6 March 2015 S/2015/168 This was a concept note circulated by France for the open debate on children and armed conflict focused on child victims of non-state armed groups.
1 March 2014 S/2014/144 This was a concept note for the debate on children and armed conflict.
13 March 2013 S/2013/158 This was a letter from Liechtenstein transmitting the report from the Princeton Workshop that focused on approaches to increase pressure on persistant perpetrators.
30 July 2010 S/2010/410 This was from the chair of the Working Group submitting his report on the activities of the Working Group since July 2009.
20 July 2009 S/2009/378 This was the letter from the chair of the working group submitting his report on its activities from 1 July 2008 to 30 June 2009.
11 July 2008 S/2008/455 This was the letter from the chair of the Working Group submitting his report on its activities from 1 July 2007 to 30 June 2008 and addressing various aspects of the Group’s working methods.
13 February 2008 S/2008/442 This was the concept paper by Vietnam.
14 January 2008 S/AC.51/2008/4 This was the letter from the president of the Council following up recommendations from the Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict to remind the Secretary-General of MONUC’s mandate to protect children and to invite him to call on the international community to increase funding for reintegration programmes.
14 January 2008 S/AC.51/2008/3 This was the letter from the president of the Council following up the recommendations of the Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict to write to the Permanent Representative of Rwanda welcoming the cooperation of the government of Rwanda with the Working Group and inviting it to help further in addressing the issue of protection of children.