The Permanent Mission of Sweden and the Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action cordially invite you to join us by livestream for the launch of the 2019 Edition of the Minimum Standards for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action (CPMS). The launch is the culmination of two years' work and honours the input of 1900 individuals from 85 countries.
Time/Date: Tuesday, 15 October 2019 at 16:30
SPEAKERS AND PANELISTS
H.E. Veronika Bard, Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Sweden to the UN and other international organisations in Geneva
Meritxell Relano, Office of Emergency Programmes, UNICEF
Bernadette Castel-Hollingsworth, Division of International Protection, UNHCR
Alison Sutton, Save the Children
Steven Fricaud, Terre des hommes
Mariama Saran Sow, Youth, UNHCR
Haytham Othman, Children of One World (Turkey)
Zeynep Sanduvac, Nirengi Association (Turkey)
Jonas Habimana, BIFERD (DR Congo)
Christine Knudsen, outgoing Executive Director of Sphere, Moderator
Since its initial release in 2012, the CPMS has provided guidance to all humanitarian actors and programmes seeking to protect and safeguard children. This revised edition advances those efforts and further supports the professionalisation of the child protection sector. During the launch, you will hear from a distinguished group of speakers about the impact of the CPMS on children and those who serve them. For a complete list of speakers, please see the attached CPMS Launch invite.