Definition of the child Non-discrimination Best interests of the child Implementation of rights in the Convention Parental guidance and the child's evolving capacities Children's right to life and maximum survival and development Birth registration, name, nationality and right to know and be cared for by parents Preservation of identity Separation from parents Entering or leaving countries for family reunification Ilicit transfer and non-return of children abroad Respect for the views of the child Child's right to freedom of expression Child's right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion Child's right to freedom of association and peaceful assembly Child's right to privacy Child's access to appropriate information Parents' joint responsibilities, assisted by the State Child's right to protection from all forms of violence Children deprived of their family environment Adoption Refugee children Rights of children with disabilities Child's right to health and health services Child's right to periodic review of treatment Child's right to benefit from social security Child's right to an adequate standard of living Child's right to education The aims of education Children of minorities or of indigenous people Child's right to leisure, play and culture Child labor Children and drug abuse Sexual exploitation of children Prevention of abduction, sale and trafficking Protection from other forms of exploitation Torture, degrading treatment and deprivation of liberty Protection of children affected by armed conflict Rehabilitation of child victims Administration of juvenile justice Respect for existing human rights standards Making the Convention widely known The Committee on the Rights of the Child Reporting obligations of States Parties Cooperation with United Nations agencies and other bodies Miscellaneous provisions concerning the Convention Optional pProtocol on the involvement of children in armed conflict Optional Protocol on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography.
U.N. sales number: E.07.XX.11.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 774-786).
System Details Note
System requirements for accompanying disc: Computer workstation and CD-ROM drive.