header image
Advocacy Working Group

Small banner for home page

The 2019 CPMS is here!
Link
alert

Warning message

The subscription service is currently unavailable. Please try again later.

Advocacy Working Group

Led by: 
ChildFund Alliance, Save the Children and Swatantrata Abhiyan Nepal

1. Purpose of the Advocacy Working Group

To ensure that the best interests of children in emergencies are recognised by all national and international actors in humanitarian emergencies and are reflected across all response mechanisms, through rights-based and solutions-oriented engagements.   

2. Key Priorities

  • Include Child Protection in Emergency concerns in major international fora and intergovernmental processes including the Global Compact on Refugees (GCR); the Global Compact on Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration (GCM); the SDGs;  and the Global Partnership to End Violence against Children.
  • Identify and map current obstacles and challenges to CPiE funding. 
  • Report an increase in funding for Child Protection in Humanitarian Settings.
  • Identify current, and promote systematic, reference to the CPMS in donor funding requirements. 
  • Improve understanding of CPiE and its lifesaving nature amongst humanitarian decision-makers and donors.
  • Influence discourse on child rights and child protection in humanitarian settings.
  • Support the global review of the CPMS. 
  • Support collective, cross-organisational action in response to major national, regional, and global threats to the wellbeing of children in situations of conflict, displacement, and migration.   

3. Key Tools and Resources

  • Research reporting
  • Public advocacy statements 
  • Evidence briefs
  • Links to external resources 

4. Working Group Member Organisations

  • Child Frontiers
  • ChildFund Alliance
  • CPC Learning Network
  • Danish Refugee Council
  • Hurras Child Protection Network
  • Plan International
  • Retrak
  • Terre des Hommes
  • United Citizens Child Support Organization Uganda
  • War Child Holland
  • World Vision

5. Contact Details

Discussion Forum

Advocacy Working Group

This a forum for the Advocacy Working Group. Specific discussions can be open to the Alliance community at large or closed just for the members of the Working Group.

Add new topic
Topic Replies Last post
#FamiliesBelongTogether Recommendations
by Sara Lim Bertrand - 13 Jul 2018 - 4:17pm
0 Sara Lim Bertrand - 12 Mar 2019 - 4:08pm
For Advocacy Working Group Members Only
by Sara Lim Bertrand - 13 Jul 2018 - 4:06pm
0 Sara Lim Bertrand - 29 Apr 2019 - 12:04pm

Useful information

Contact

To contact us, you can send an email to info@alliancecpha.org or use the form on our contact page