“First biannual report from Project 21, a new regional interagency protection monitoring tool aimed at harmonising data collection and analysis between protection/humanitarian actors in the Central Sahel (Burkina Faso, Mali and Niger). Jointly developed under the co-facilitation of UNHCR and the Danish Refugee Council (DRC), it presents the Protection situation of refugees, internally displaced persons (IDPs), returnees and host communities, around the following themes: Legal protection and documentation; Community engagement; Gender-based violence (GBV) ;Child Protection; Education; Solutions.”