On 10 May, UNIDIR Deputy Director Dr. Cecile Aptel and the Head of the Managing Exits from Armed Conflict Project, Dr. Siobhan O’Neil, held an informal conversation with members of the Committee on the Rights of the Child.
Discussions included UNIDIR’s recent research on child recruitment by armed groups and subsequent reintegration paths post-association.
- Child Exits from Armed Groups in the Lake Chad Basin (Findings Report 31)
- Child Recruitment in the Lake Chad Basin (Findings Report 22)
- Rehabilitation and Reintegration of Children from Families with Perceived ISIL Affiliation: Experiences from Iraq and Al Hol (Findings Report 20)
- “It’s Like Starting From Scratch”: Informal Support Accessed by Individuals who Disengaged from Armed Groups as Children in Colombia (Findings Report 21)