Children and armed conflict

Report of the Secretary-General
| UN | 2022
Children and armed conflict

The present report, prepared following consultations and covering the period from January to December 2021, is submitted pursuant to Security Council resolution 2427 (2018). The report includes trends regarding the impact of armed conflict on children and information on violations committed, as requested by the Council in its resolution 1612 (2005) and subsequent resolutions. Where possible, violations are attributed to parties to conflict and the annexes to the present report include a list of parties engaging in violations against children, namely the recruitment and use of children, the killing and maiming of children, rape and other forms of se xual violence against children, attacks on schools, hospitals and protected persons in relation to schools and/or hospitals, cand the abduction of children.

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