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ISS was invited to participate at the ninth annual High Commissioner's Dialogue on Protection Challenges last week in Geneva. This year's theme, Children on the Move, recognized the growing plight of young people who are fleeing violence and war, and struggling to reach safety. 50 million children are on the move! Against this worrying backdrop, this year's Dialogue brought together refugee youth representatives, States, intergovernmental organizations, civil society and other humanitarian and academic partners to consider the distinct protection risks children face while on the move.
ISS will continue to collaborate and focus on defining quality durable solutions and underlying the need of individual psycho-social and legal support as well as capacity building of social workers and other professionals.
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