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Our statement at the 82nd CRC session opening

9 September , 2019|

During the opening of the 82nd session, Child Rights Connect delivered a statement on behalf of its network. We drew the attention of the audience to different initiatives: 1. The publication of our comprehensive study on the global status of [...]

UNICEF-Child Rights Connect child-friendly CRC is now available!

23 August , 2019|

After lots of hard work by the global Children’s Advisory Team set up by Child Rights Connect to jointly develop with UNICEF the official child-friendly Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), we are delighted to share with you [...]

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UN report on child rights & SDGs includes children’s views

10 July , 2019|

The report of the UN office for human rights (OHCHR) on child rights and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to the United Nations High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development is out and includes, for the first time, a section presenting children’s views. This is the [...]

TB-Net Statement on the 31st meeting of Chairpersons of the Human Rights Treaty Bodies

15 June , 2019|

TB-Net Statement on the 31st meeting of Chairpersons of the Human Rights Treaty Bodies  On the occasion of a private consultation with civil society at the Chairperson meeting held this week in New York, IMARD delivered a joint statement on behalf of TB-Net.  Recommendations focus [...]

The 2018 DGD outcome report is adopted!

13 June , 2019|

We are delighted to announce that the CRC Committee has adopted the 2018 DGD outcome report on Protecting and Empowering Children as Human Rights Defenders!  It includes the detailed findings of the plenary and workshop discussions, and highlights the main recommendations endorsed by [...]

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This page responds to the child advisors’ call for a platform to monitor the follow-up to the Day of General Discussion (DGD) on Protecting and Empowering Children as Human Rights defenders. It showcases direct follow-up activities to the 2018 DGD as well as examples of the different ways in which the global movement for children human rights defenders is growing at different levels and in many different forms.

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82nd session

9 September - 27 September

Exhibition: When children defend their rights

20 September @ 7:30 am - 4 October @ 7:00 pm CEST

UN General Assembly high-level commemorative event

25 September @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am EDT

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83rd session

13 January, 2020 - 31 January, 2020

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84th session

11 May, 2020 - 29 May, 2020

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85th session

14 September, 2020 - 2 October, 2020

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86th session

14 September, 2020 - 2 October, 2020

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88th session

14 September, 2020 - 2 October, 2020

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