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    Sara A. Fajardo/CRS

September 11, 2019

Keeping Children Safe Africa Conference 2020

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January 8, 2020 - January 9, 2020

Nairobi, Kenya

January 8, 2020–Working Group Discussions

January 9, 2020–Conference

Keeping Children Safe will be leading discussions child safeguarding through evidence-based communication and information, promoting donor and researcher involvement in supporting and undertaking studies, building capacity and improving knowledge of child abuse internationally.

The discussions will cover:

  • Safeguarding Children in Conflicts and Crisis Situations – One third of our members are operating development, education and health programmes in protracted conflicts and crises. How can we implement effective child safeguarding in the context of emergencies?
  • Supporting Partners – Two thirds of our members support partners with multiple programmes in the region. How can we best support them to implement effective safeguarding measures?
  • Safeguarding Culture in Education – Half of our network members support education programmes in the region. How can we work together to make sure all children are safe to learn?
  • Victim /Survivor Centred Approach – How do we best support the victims and survivors of abuse?
  • Safeguarding children and youth in Sport – All children and youth have the right to participate safely in sport. How can we ensure they are protected from abuse?
  • Child and Youth participation in safeguarding – Sharing good practice and developing key guidance for the network.

Attendance and Registration
The event is free to all working in child safeguarding. To sign up for a place at the event please register here.