Children and Armed Conflict: What Existing Data Can Tell Us

Report - Other

Bahgat, Karim; Kendra Dupuy; Gudrun Østby; Siri Aas Rustad; Håvard Strand; & Tore Wig (2018) Children and Armed Conflict: What Existing Data Can Tell UsOslo: PRIO.

​This is a background report for Save the Children’s Global Flagship Report on children in armed conflict, The War on Children: Time to End Grave Violations against Children in Conflict.

This report presents trends and patterns in the best available data that do exist for four core indicators of children’s well-being during conflict: the numbers of children living in conflict-affected areas; trends in child soldiering; trends in sexual exploitation; and trends in infant mortality.

Authors

Karim Bahgat

Karim Bahgat

Research Assistant

Kendra Dupuy

Kendra Dupuy

Senior Researcher

Gudrun Østby

Gudrun Østby

Senior Researcher

Siri Aas Rustad

Siri Aas Rustad

Senior Researcher

Håvard Strand

Håvard Strand

Senior Researcher

Tore Wig

Tore Wig

Senior Researcher