We can prevent violence against children

ChildFund Alliance, together with partner agencies are hosting a side event at the UN on achieving targets to prevent violence against children in the sustainable development goals post-2015.

A Childhood Free From Violence: The Foundation of Stable Societies, Economic Growth and the Post 2015 Agenda

Every child deserves to grow up in a safe, peaceful, nurturing and enabling environment. Ensuring that all children have the opportunity to achieve their full potential is the foundation of stable societies and a critical element for future sustainable and inclusive economic growth.

We Can Prevent Violence against Children

Remarks by sponsoring government representatives: H.E. Mr. Guillermo E. Rishchynski, Permanent Representative of Canada to the UN; H.E. Mr. Fernando Carrera Castro, Permanent Representative of Guatemala to the UN; H.E. Mr. Caleb Otto, Permanent Representative of Palau to the UN; H.E. Mr. Hiroshi Minami, Permanent Representative of Japan to the UN.