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Child participation in Iceland’s State Party report to the CRC Committee

The Committee on the Rights of the Child sets out in its Working Methods that State Parties have an obligation to ensure child participation in the preparation of State Party reports to the Committee. Whilst this remains rare, we present a promising practice from Iceland to help inspire and encourage [...]

2022-03-08T17:43:32+01:008 March , 2022|

Joint Civil Society Submission on the Status of the Human Rights Treaty Body System

TB-Net (NGO Network on UN Treaty Bodies), Amnesty International and the International Service for Human Rights sent a joint submission on the UN human rights treaty body system for the UN Secretary-General’s report to the General Assembly. Our key claims are: 1. Importance of the Treaty Body System: The UN [...]

2022-02-08T17:05:12+01:008 February , 2022|

The CRC Chair called for child rights mainstreaming during the UN General Assembly

The Chair of the Committee on the Rights of the Child, Mikiko Otani, delivered a statement at the 76th session of the General Assembly in New York, on 7th October 2021. The Chair took this opportunity to recall the high-level panel discussion held at the Human Rights Council in February [...]

2021-10-11T13:08:01+02:008 October , 2021|

Child Rights Connect welcomes the holding of the 88th session of the Committee on the Rights of the Child in-person

At the opening of the 88th online session of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child, Child Rights Connect welcomed the holding of the in-person session and the efforts made to review a higher number of States: […]

2021-09-06T21:25:52+02:006 September , 2021|

TB-Net statement to the 33rd Meeting of Chairs of the Human Rights Treaty Bodies

The 33rd Annual Meeting of Chairpersons of the Human Rights Treaty Bodies is taking place from 7-11 June 2021. TB-Net is participating in the exchange meeting with NGOs and stakeholders, and will highlight the following key points: READ THE FULL STATEMENT 1. Civil society participation TB-Net appreciates the opportunity of [...]

2021-06-07T12:27:57+02:007 June , 2021|

Child Rights Connect welcomes the 87th online session of the Committee on the Rights of the Child

At the opening of the 87th online session of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child, Child Rights Connect welcomed the online session and reiterated its support for an effective recovery from the impact of the pandemic on the full implementation of the CRC: […]

2021-05-17T20:21:54+02:0017 May , 2021|

Child Rights Connect welcomes the 86th online session of the Committee on the Rights of the Child

At the opening of the 86th online session of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child, Child Rights Connect welcomed the use of a new online platform and reiterated its support to conduct State reviews online, building on other UN Treaty Bodies’ experiences: […]

2021-05-17T20:23:02+02:0018 January , 2021|

Joint NGO response on strengthening the UN human rights treaty body system

On 14 September 2020, the report containing the findings and recommendations of the consultation process on the state of the UN human rights treaty body system was published by the co-facilitators - the Permanent Representatives of Morocco and Switzerland. NGOs have jointly prepared a response to the report of the co-facilitators. [...]

2020-12-17T18:09:36+01:0030 November , 2020|
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