Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children

Building political will, strengthening collaboration and accelerating action

International
2015 - 2020

The Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children and its associated fund were launched in 2016 to achieve an end to all forms of violence against children by 2030 – an ambitious commitment made by world leaders in the 2015 Sustainable Development Goals. This unique public-private partnership includes governments, UN agencies, international organisations, civil society, faith groups, the private sector, philanthropic foundations, research practitioners, academics and children themselves. HDF supported the establishment of the partnership, is a core contributor to the fund and a committed advocate for the partnership’s vision of a world in which every child grows up free from violence.


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What does ‘safer’ look like?

Already today children represent one third of all Internet users. While benefiting tremendously from connectivity for their education and entertainment, they are also exposed to major risks and threats online, including different forms of violence and exploitation, bullying, radicalization, and more.

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Tech companies report 100% increase in online child abuse photos and videos in 12 months

NYTIMES.COM | The Internet Is Overrun With Images of Child Sexual Abuse. What Went Wrong? Online predators create and share the illegal material, which is increasingly cloaked by technology. Tech companies, the government and the authorities are no match.

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TED talks ending violence against children

The challenge to end violence against children took centre stage at TEDSummit 2019 in Edinburgh. Howard Taylor, Executive Director of End Violence Against Children, explored the truly devastating scale of violence against children and the truly unprecendented opportunity we all…

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