Children Associated with Fighting Forces


Thursday, April 14, 2011

Video Lecturer: Neil Boothby, Professor, Columbia University, New York
To watch the 39 min. lecture click here - use High Speed Version
To download the audio and slides click here

Live Discussant: Dr Hiranthi Wijemanne, Consultant to Ministry of Justice/Ministry of Child Development and Women's Affairs, recently appointed member of the UNCRC Committee, Sri Lanka

Learning Objectives:
  • Identify critical issues, best practices and limitations to organized efforts to protect children from involvement as combatants and other roles with fighting forces.

Readings:

Case Study: Child Soldiers - Case Studies

Lecture Slides:
SLIDES: Session 5 - Neil Boothby
SLIDES: Session 5 - Hiranthi Wijemmane