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How to advance our collective norms towards protecting children and ending all grave violations - Security Council, 9669th meeting

The open debate will provide an opportunity for Member States to consider the findings from the annual report of the Secretary-General on children and armed conflict covering January to December 2023 (A/78/842-S/2024/384), pursuant to Security Council resolution 2427 (2018).

Briefer: Ms. Virginia Gamba, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict 

Briefer: Mr. Ted Chaiban, Deputy Executive Director, Humanitarian Action and Supply Operations, United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) 

Briefer: His Excellency Ban Ki-moon, Former Secretary-General of the United Nations and Deputy Chair of The Elders 

Briefer: Child briefer (the identity of the child briefer is kept anonymous intentionally to protect a minor) 

Statements: All Council members 

Further statement: Russian Federation 

Statements: Ukraine, Liechtenstein 

The meeting was suspended (to continue with additional speakers in another session).

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