Annual meeting

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The 2019 Annual Meeting was held in Geneva, Switzerland, and brought nearly 150 participants from around the world.  

The "Humanitarian-Development Nexus" focused the presentations around the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats actors face when working within the nexus.  

Some common themes, including funding, cross-sectoral collaboration, and mapping of the nexus, emerged throughout the presentations.  The meeting concluded with the launch of the 2019 Edition of the Minimum Standards for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action (CPMS).

The Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action (the Alliance) HOSTED the 2019 Annual Meeting for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action in Geneva on 14 and 15 October 2019.

The Alliance ALSO LAUNCHED the 2019 Edition of the CPMS on 15 October 2019.

Key Resources

Summary: 2018-2020 The Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action Strategic Plan

Through extensive consultation with local, national, regional and global humanitarian actors, the Alliance has defined its strategic priorities for the period 2018−2020. These priorities were incorporated into the work plan of the Alliance’s technical working groups and task forces and will guide the work of the Alliance over this period.

The purpose of the strategic plan document is to better

Briefing Note - Guidance Note: Protection of children during infectious disease outbreaks

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This briefing note provides an overview of the Guidance Note: Protection of children during infectious disease outbreaks  which provides child protection practitioners with guidance on how to ensure that children's protection needs are considered in preparation for, and in response to, infectious disease outbreaks. 

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