Executive summary. This report was commissioned by the World Humanitarian Summit Advisory Group on Children to ensure that children’s perspectives are considered and their priorities and recommendations are reflected in the Summit outcomes.
03 - Communication
Child protection programming's essential role in ensuring child wellbeing and survival during and after emergencies.
The majority of those affected by humanitarian emergencies are children. In times of crisis, children face increased risk of all forms of violence and exploitation. Emergencies both exacerbate pre-existing protection concerns and create new ones.
Briefing paper for child protection practitioners, donors and humanitarian decision-makers.