Thanks to all the Coordinators who shared your CPMS-related plans for 2017 with us! The CPMS WG will be working with the coordination group in Guinea to contextualise a second set of standards and implement action identified during their first contextualization in April 2016 as well as with the coordination group in Lebanon to launching and promote contextualised Standards. If you would like to know more about how the CPMS is being used and measured in the field or want to share your work, please contact us at sws (at) and Caroline.Veldhuizen (at)

· The Child Protection Mainstreaming Case Studies series is now available. This series includes case studies with the following sectors: Economic Recovery, Education, Health, WASH (and Camp Management), Shelter and Distribution. These case studies are based on interviews with field staff and share recent learning on child protection mainstreaming. The series includes a Facilitators’ Guide and overview of lessons learned.

· We are putting together a reference group to support the development of a Guidance Note for Child Protection Responses during Epidemics. If you have experience working on child protection responses in epidemics and are interested in knowing more, please contact anita.queirazza (at) or sws (at)