International Humanitarian Action: Threats and Challenges in the 21st Century from the Perspective of Child Protection

In humanitarian settings across the world today, children are likely to make up half or more of population affected by conflict or disaster. The many risks facing these girls and boys have a devastating impact on their well-being, physical security, and future. The protection of children from violence, exploitation, abuse, and neglect is an urgent priority for all those working in humanitarian situations, including, of course, child protection actors. In other hand, the Humanitarian Action also deals with issues of International Politics, State Sovereignty, and International Laws. This Learning Series provided an analysis on threats and challenges for International Humanitarian Actions, from the perspective of child protection.