IASL 2012 Conference, 11 to 15 November 2012
See also Children and Their
Rights -- The Convention on the Rights
See also Child Rights Information Network
Full text of the Convention on the Rights of the Child [English] [Icelandic]
The Convention on the Rights of the Child was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on 20 November 1989 and entered into force on 2 September 1990. Its 54 articles cover civil, political, social, and economic rights. Five years after the Convention had entered into force, it had been ratified by 176 of the world's 191 countries. Throughout the Convention, "States Parties" refers to the national or other governments that have ratified the Convention.
The following Articles of the Convention are particularly related to the work of IASL:
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