VII. Gender awareness and Cross Cutting Topics (CCT)
7.3. Protection of civilians
Protection of civilians (PoC) is an overarching issue for military personal and aid workers. It ties closely with the Responsibility to Protect.
The most effective way to protect civilians is to bring an end to violent conflicts, build trust and confidence of parties in peaceful solutions, and advance peace processes and national reconciliation.
For more details see the Factsheet.