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Our Vision

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The Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action ("The Alliance") envisions a world in which children are protected from abuse, neglect, exploitation and violence in humanitarian settings.

Our Mission

Support the efforts of humanitarian actors to achieve high-quality and effective child protection interventions in both refugee and non-refugee humanitarian contexts.

Key Alliance Materials

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At a Glance

170+

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Member organisations with unique focuses, scopes and Areas of operation

over 60%

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Are local & National member organisations

5 categories of work

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Standard setting and guidance development, capacity strengthening, learning and development, evidence and knowledge generation, advocacy and convening

Upcoming Events and Webinars

Webinar | Community-Level Prevention: Release and Reintegration of Child Associated with Armed Forces and Armed Groups (CAAFAG)

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This webinar will focus on the involvement of the community in the prevention of recruitment and use, the facilitation of release, and the reintegration of children associated with armed forces and armed groups (CAAFAG). This is an opportunity to hear from child protection actors about their...

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Register Today! Community-Level Prevention: Release and

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Join the CAAFAG Task Force for a webinar focusing on the involvement of the community...

REGISTRATION OPEN NOW: THE 2022 ANNUAL MEETING FOR CHILD

The Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action (the Alliance) is organizing the 2022 Annual...

“Ask the Alliance and Friends” Event for the 2022 World Day

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When: 13 June 2022, 8:00 - 9:00 BST/ 9:00 - 10:00 CEST/15:00 - 16:00 HK/...

“ASK THE ALLIANCE AND FRIENDS” EVENT FOR THE 2022 WORLD DAY

Where: https://changemakersforchildren.community/CPHA-community When: 13 June 2022, 8:00 - 9:00 BST/ 9:00 - 10:00 CEST/15:00 -...

Registration Open Now: The 2022 Annual Meeting for Child

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The Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action (the Alliance) is organizing the 2022 Annual...

Hot Off the Press from the CAAFAG Task Force - April 2022

MHPSS in CAAFAG Programmes Resource Package: It is an inter-agency package of resources that aims...

New Co-Leading Agency of the AME Working Group

We are pleased to announce that Innocenti, UNICEF's Office of Research, has been confirmed as...

Updates from the L&D Working Group - April 2022

Find the L&D Working Group Updates for Apirl 2022 below: New Video! We have developed...

Coming Soon from the L&D Working Group!

The L&D WG is working on several products but the ones that are really close...

CPHA Frontliner Getting Started Learning Package Now

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The Alliance is pleased to announce that the CPHA Frontliner Getting Started Learning Package has...

Survey for the Development of Guidance on Cross Sector

To all practitioners working with CAAFAG, The CAAFAG task force would like to hear from...

Child Protection Minimum Standards Summary now available in

The summary version of the 2019 Edition of the Minimum Standards for Child Protection in...

Facilitating Community-Led Child Protection Approaches:

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Launching 28 March - A moderated WhatsApp learning group for child protection practitioners What should...

News | Inviting Applications: Co-leadership Case Management

Exciting opportunity! The Alliance is looking for an agency to take up the co-leadership of...

2022 Annual Meeting Call for Abstracts NOW OPEN

2022 Virtual Annual Meeting of the Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action Promoting the...

Child Protection Resources for Ukraine - Available in

The recent crisis in Ukraine has disrupted the lives of many children and families. Since...

Coming Up! Launch of the CAAFAG Programme Development

CAAFAG Programme Development Toolkit Virtual Launch Poster
The CAAFAG task force is very pleased to announce the launch of the CAAFAG Programme...

Working Across Sectors Microsite and Toolkit

Collaborating across humanitarian sectors is crucial to protecting children, promoting their well-being, and making the...

Save the Date! Launch of the Community Volunteer Toolkit

On March 8th at 2:00 pm CET, the Alliance will host a global launch the...

Updates from the CAAFAG Task Force

Introducing the Online CAAFAG Community of Practice The CAAFAG task force has officially launched the...

Seeing Forced Displacement and Protection Through a Child’s

Ever wondered what forced displacement looks like to children and what protection means to them...

Updates from the L&D Working Group

Freshly translated! In an effort to make all Learning and Development Working Group products accessible...

Seeking a new agency to take up the co-leadership of the

Exciting opportunity! The Alliance is looking for an agency to take up the co-leadership of...

News | Official Launch of the NEW Child Protection in

The Alliance and the Global Child Protection Area of Responsibility are thrilled to announce that...

CPHA Community of Practice

The Alliance and the Global Child Protection Area of Responsibility are thrilled to host the...

Launch of the Strategic Plan 2021-2025 - Join us on 6

The Alliance is pleased to announce the external launch event of the 2021-2025 Strategic Plan...

New resources from the L&D Working Group

Reminders! In September 2021 the L&D Working Group released a comprehensive set of learning resources...

Please disseminate widely! CPHA Community of Practice

As announced during the Annual Meeting, we have partnered with the Child Protection Area of...

Thank you for another successful Annual Meeting!

This past 4-8 October, the Alliance held its Annual Meeting. The theme was “Preventing Harm...

Updates from the CAAFAG Task Force

Preventing child recruitment and strengthening reintegration: Launch of the Growing Strong Together Parenting Resource Package...

Prevention Initiative Update

Primary Prevention CPHA Position Paper: Prior to the 2021 Annaul Meeting, the Alliance released “From...

Concerned that your programming doesn’t see the whole child

This new 10-minute video unpacks how to implement a socio-ecological approach and develop adequate strategies...

World Children's Day 2021

On the occasion of World's Children Day, The Alliance together with the UN Committee on...

Virtual Launch of the Alliance Strategy - Registration Open!

The Government of Norway & The Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action Cordially invite...

The 2021 Annual Meeting for Child Protection in

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We are holding the 5th Annual Meeting on Child Protection in Humanitarian Action over a...

News | E-Course on Minimum Standards Soon Available in

Good news for Spanish- and French-speaking humanitarians interested in strengthening their ability to use the...

AN OPEN LETTER | COVID-19 AND THE IMPACT OF PANDEMIC

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International civil society organizations and child-focused agencies are calling on national governments and multilateral institutions...

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