Chad, Prohibiting the Use of Child Soldiers

Chad, Prohibiting the Use of Child Soldiers
Intro

Explore the new case Chad, Prohibiting the Use of Child Soldiers where Chad implemented through its domestic legislation an Action Plan with the United Nations to end the use of children in its armed forces. What influenced the implementation of this Action Plan? As the UN Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict suggested “removing children from its fighting force will contribute to the professionalization of the armed forces” and “on the international stage […] trigger the removal of the Chadian Government from the UN Secretary General’s report on children and armed forces.