Dragica Mikavica has spent the last six years advocating for children affected by conflict through the UN and is currently working for Save the Children in New York. She grew up in Bosnia during its civil war, in the early 1990s.

  •  July 30, 2019 
Every time the budget committee of the United Nations meets, as it did in June, child-protection advocates enter a familiar existential crisis: will the United States and China cut UN budgets specifically allocated to specialists on child protection in peacekeeping missions? I am often asked by people in the UN why a child-rights advocate …

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