Civilian casualties

  • Report of the Secretary-General on children and armed conflict in Afghanistan, February 2011

    This report to the Security Council covers a two year period from September 2008 to August 2010.  It highlights trends of violations committed against children, and identifies areas for reinforced monitoring, as well as for development of interventions to prevent violations and respond to the needs of victims. The report includes specific recommendations to national and international actors to strengthen the protection of war-affected children in Afghanistan.

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  • Nowhere to Turn: The Failure to Protect Civilians in Afghanistan, November 2010

    Briefing paper by 29 aid agencies, including BAAG members Actionaid, Afghanaid, CAFOD, Christian Aid, Oxfam, Tearfund and War Child, on how growing insecurity is impacting civilians in Afghanistan.

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