Practice Relating to Rule 135. Children
Section A. Special protection
Uruguay’s Basic Information for the Pre-Deployment of Personnel Involved in UN Stabilization Missions (2014), in a section entitled “The contribution of women to peace processes and the special protection due to women and children”, states:
As was seen in the section on the analysis of international humanitarian law, one of the main responsibilities of contingents is to protect civilian populations, particularly women and children.