UN Convention on Children’s Rights: 30 years on

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Publication Date November 2019
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This month marks the 25th anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), the first international treaty to recognise children as human beings with innate rights. Since 1989, conditions for children have improved, but millions remain unprotected.

This is an updated and expanded version of an 'at a glance' note from 2014.

Source Link https://www.europarl.europa.eu/thinktank/en/document.html?reference=EPRS_ATA(2019)642286
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EPRS: At a Glance, November 2014: UN Convention on children's rights: 25 years on https://www.europarl.europa.eu/thinktank/en/document.html?reference=EPRS_ATA(2014)542157

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