No Place for Children: Child recruitment, forced marriage, and attacks on schools in Somalia

Children in war-torn Somalia face horrific abuses, including forced recruitment as soldiers, forced marriage and rape, and attacks on their schools by the parties to the conflict. Those responsible are never held to account.This 104-page report details unlawful recruitment and other laws-of-war violations against children by all parties to the conflict in Somalia since 2010. The report is based on over 164 interviews with Somali children, including 21 who had escaped from al-Shabaab forces, as well as parents and teachers who had fled to Kenya.

Published 2012-03-05

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Publisher
Publication year
2012
Format
pdf, 104p.
Creative Commons License
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Region
East Africa
Country
KenyaSomalia
Content Type
Reports
Identifier
ISBN: 1-56432-867-8

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Publisher
Publication year
2012
Format
pdf, 104p.
Creative Commons License
Attribution
Region
East Africa
Country
KenyaSomalia
Content Type
Reports
Identifier
ISBN: 1-56432-867-8