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Swedish Presidency event explores the plight of Ukrainian children

On 2 June, FRA’s Director delivered an impact statement during a high-level meeting on protecting children organised by the Swedish Presidency of the Council of the EU.

He outlined key concerns and ways forward to best tackle the plight of Ukrainian children in light of the Russian war of aggression against Ukraine. The full speech is available online.

FRA also contributed to discussions on building inclusive, integrated and resilient child protection system as part of the reconstruction of Ukraine.