Article 3. The best interests of the Child: ‘The best interests of children must be the primary concern in making decisions that may affect them. All adults should do what is best for children. 515 more words
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Article 2 is concerned with non-discrimination: ‘The Convention applies to all children, whatever their race, religion or abilities, whatever they think or say…….no child should be treated unfairly on any basis.’ … 490 more words
How the Support for Children (Impact of Parental Imprisonment) Bill could help enhance the rights of children with a parent in prison.
By Nicki Wray, Barnardo’s Scotland
Barnardo’s Scotland knows from our direct work with families that children affected by parental imprisonment are an extremely vulnerable group who often suffer in silence, unseen and unheard by statutory agencies. 1,079 more words
By Liz Millership, Membership & Events Officer, Together (Scottish Alliance for Children’s Rights)
The Rights of the Child UK (ROCK) is a coalition of organisations and individuals from each of the 4 UK nations pushing for full incorporation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) into UK law. 711 more words