Publications

Reports

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CEDAW for Youth

CEDAW for Youth is a youth-friendly version of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women. It was authored by a young woman and young man.
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Putting Children at the Heart of the World Humanitarian Summit

ChildFund Alliance, Plan International, Save the Children, SOS Children’s Villages International, War Child, and World Vision’s report to ensure that children’s perspectives are considered, and their priorities and recommendations are reflected in the outcomes of the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS), which will take place on May 23-24, 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey.
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A Journey of Togetherness: The Emergency Relief and Restoration Project Report for the Great East Japan Earthquake

ChildFund Alliance responds to the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan
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Voices of Girls and Boys in Shaping the Post-2015 Development Agenda

In formulating the post-2015 development agenda, it is imperative that the voices of the next generation are heard and listened to. ChildFund Alliance asked child-led organizations from seven countries to choose their top 6 priorities for a better world.
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Children on Children's Rights: Respect!

Small Voices, Big Dreams 2015

As part of our Small Voices, Big Dreams initiative, and on the occasion of the 25th Anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, ChildFund Alliance reached out to over 6,000 children to ask them about their views on children's rights.
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Ending Violence Against Children: Six Strategies for Action

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The Free Charters

ChildFund Alliance consulted with over 2,300 children in 40 countries and asked them about their priorities for the post-2015 agenda. In their "free charters" to world leaders they ask for the MDGs to be fulfilled and for violence against children to be added as a new global priority.
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If Not Now, When: Ending Violence Against the World's Children

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Preventing Violence Against Children Attitudes, Perceptions & Priorities

ChildFund Alliance and World Vision International commissioned Ipsos Reid to ask a question on the need to prioritize the prevention of violence against children at the global level. Support was unambiguous, with 93% of the 11,000 respondents stating that preventing violence against children should be a global priority.
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Raising Understanding among Children and Young People on the OPSC

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Realising Children’s Rights in a Changing Climate

As world leaders gather in Paris for the 21st Conference of Parties of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP21), the Children in a Changing Climate coalition, of which ChildFund Alliance is a member, puts forward a set of recommendations for child-centred climate change adaptation.
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Recapturing the Vision of ‘A World Fit for Children’ and the Convention on the Rights of the Child

Updated joint position paper on the post-2015 development agenda from ChildFund Alliance, Plan International, Save the Children, SOS Children's Villages International, UNICEF and World Vision International.
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Violence and Exploitation Against Children in the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Agenda

Childfund Alliance’s advocacy paper on post-2015 targets and indicators on violence and exploitation against children.
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Toward a World Free From Violence Global Survey on Violence Against Children

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ChildFund International Impact Report on Child Protection

A Matter of Life and Death: Protecting children during and after emergencies is a matter of life and death thumbnail

A Matter of Life and Death: Protecting children during and after emergencies is a matter of life and death

A report from the Child Protection Working Group (CPWG), with ChildFund Alliance, outlining the various reasons why protecting children from violence and exploitation is a life-saving intervention during and after emergencies, and should be prioritized for funding in all humanitarian crises.
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Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction for Children

The Children in a Changing Climate coalition, of which ChildFund Alliance is a member, developed a child-friendly version of this landmark agreement on disaster risk reduction (DRR).
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Accountability for the Post-2015 Targets on Violence against Children

Joint paper from ChildFund Alliance and Save the Children on accountability for the targets on violence against children.
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Children Speak About Being Free from Violence and Exploitation

In a study of the views of children on the issues of violence and exploitation, ChildFund Alliance conducted over 50 focus groups in 41 countries so that their voices can be heard as part of the post 2015-agenda. The children cited the top three things they want world leaders to do – raise awareness of the issues, enact laws and punish offenders – as well as give examples of the worst forms of violence and exploitation.
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Tuberculosis: The Cruel Scourge for Children in Papua New Guinea

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Stop Violence Against Women and Children in Papau New Guinea

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A Life of Never Giving Up: Stories from Nonghet

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Strategic Plan at a Glance

Toward a Safe World for Children: Five-Year Strategic Plan 2016-2021 at a glance.
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Strategic Plan Powerpoint

Tools/Guidelines

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Child-Friendly Accountability in the Context of Target 16.2 of the SDGs: Recommended Methodology

ChildFund Alliance’s Child-friendly Accountability initiative aims to improve the child protection system at the local, regional and national level. It will ensure that children and youth are able to monitor and improve local protection systems by building their knowledge, supporting them in identifying protection gaps and facilitating direct action or advocacy with their communities to address these gaps. This methodology describes the initiative. Coming soon are a Field Manual and Toolbox.
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Guidelines for the Implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction

The Children in a Changing Climate coalition, of which ChildFund Alliance is a member, puts forward a set of guidelines for a child-centred approach to the implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction.
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Hidden in Plain Sight

A Statistical Analysis of Violence Against Children

Infographics

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Infographic: Don't Forget About Boys

An infographic from Without Violence on the importance of protecting both boys and girls from violence and exploitation.
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Postcard on SDGs

Research Papers

El dinero importa: Seis lecciones de inversión en la protección de la infancia contra la violencia thumbnail

El dinero importa: Seis lecciones de inversión en la protección de la infancia contra la violencia

ChildFund Alliance's advocacy paper on six lessons for investing in the protection of children from violence, ahead of the Third International Conference on Financing for Development (Addis Ababa, July 13th-16th, 2015).
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Money Matters: Six Lessons on Investing in the Protection of Children from Violence

ChildFund Alliance's advocacy paper on six lessons for investing in the protection of children from violence, ahead of the Third International Conference on Financing for Development (Addis Ababa, July 13th-16th, 2015).
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The Costs and Economic Impact of Violence Against Children

In a study commissioned by ChildFund Alliance, the Overseas Development Institute (ODI) estimates the costs of physical, psychological and sexual violence against children at US$7 trillion dollars.