Congratulations to our Chair! Jane Connors Appointed UN Victims’ Rights Advocate

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Congratulations to our Chair! Jane Connors Appointed UN Victims’ Rights Advocate

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Keeping Children Safe congratulates our Chair, Jane Connors on her appointment as the first ever Victims’ Rights Advocate by United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres. Ms. Connors will work in coordination with the United Nations, Government institutions and civil society, to 'put the rights and dignity of victims at the forefront of its efforts to prevent and respond to sexual exploitation and abuse', in line with the pledges made in the Secretary-General's report: 'Special measures for protection from sexual exploitation and abuse: a new approach'. Keeping Children Safe looks forward to continuing to engage with the United Nations and member states to ensure all possible measures are taken to safeguard children and uphold their rights.