Photo credit: "A little girl wandering through a ruined street in the village of Szydlow, Poland". Courtesy of UN Archives and Records Management, New York (Record Group S-1058-0001-01).
Join us for the third international multidisciplinary conference on Children and War: Past and Present, to be held at the University of Salzburg, Austria, on 13-15 July 2016. Organised by the University of Salzburg and the University of Wolverhampton, in association with the UN Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict.
This conference is planned as a follow-up to the two successful conferences, which took place at the University of Salzburg in 2010 and 2013. It will continue to build on areas previously investigated, and also open up new fields of academic enquiry.
Around 160 speakers from all over the world will focus on a wide range of topics, including:
Download the programme, abstracts and a registration form.
Get information about the venue, how to get there, travel information and accommodation.
Sharon Riggle (UN Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict) - Watch and listen to Sharon's keynote address on University of Salzburg's UniTV
Gloria Atiba Davies (International Criminal Court, The Hague) - Watch and listen to Gloria's keynote address on University of Salzburg's UniTV
Regular Fees: EUR 210 (3 days); EUR 90 (1 day).
Students: EUR 160 (3 days); EUR 70 (1 day).
All participants need to secure their own funding to participate in this conference.
The conference is generously supported by the Foundation 'Remembrance, Responsibility and Future' (EVZ).