Global Programme to End Violence Against Children


In recognition of the need for close inter-agency cooperation, especially to ensure the avoidance of overlapping mandates and duplication of efforts, the UNODC Global Programme to End Violence Against Children works with a number of key partners both UN entities and representatives of regional and other international organisations and networks.


The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)  

Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)  

United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism (UNOCT)  

Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence Against Children (SRSG VAC)  

Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict (SRSG CAAC)  

Committee on the Rights of the Child  

World Health Organization  


Global Partnership to End Violence against Children 

INSPIRE Working Group Advisory and Operational Support Team 

Agenda for Action UNIAWG-VAC


UNODC collaborated to the Inter-Agency Technical Guidance 'COVID-19 and Children Deprived of their Liberty' (UNODC END-VAC CODIV-19 Menu of Services).

UNODC is part of the Inter-Agency Working Group on Violence against Children see the Agenda for Action UNIAWG-VAC (See French & Spanish). 

UNODC Executive Director signed the 'Leaders call for action to protect children from violence and abuse during COVID-19' Global Partnership to End VAC.

During the Bali Event co-organised by Japan, Indonesia and UNODC reached political consensus : the “Bali Call for Action”.

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