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Complaint Mechanism of Child Rights Treaty Enters Into Force

The treaty establishing a complaint mechanism for the Convention on the Rights of the Child (“OP3”) entered into force on 14 April 2014. Costa Rica brought the number of ratifications of this Optional Protocol to the required ten, with all but Costa Rica also entering declarations accepting the Article 13 inquiry procedure.   269 more words

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NEWS RELEASE: UK Violations of EU Law and Child RIGHTS: naming an Indian Child contrary to Article 10

NEWS RELEASE                                                                                                        04 April 2014

UK VIOLATIONS of EU LAW and CHILD RIGHTS

Naming an Indian Child without Family, Religious Ceremony
and without the Father on its Birth Certificate…
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Euro-Mid: Israeli army increases detentions of Palestinian children by 80%

PRESS RELEASE
Euro-Mid Observer for Human Rights

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A report issued on March 17th by the Euro-Mid Observer for Human Rights points out that the Israeli forces have detained 740 Palestinian children during the first two months of 2014, 465 of them remained in custody for at least one week. 708 more words

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