CONVENTION ON THE RIGHTS OF THE CHILD

TREATIES

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CRC Convention on the Rights of the Child T | E
OP-CRC-AC Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict T | P | E
OP-CRC-SC Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children,
child prostitution and child pornography
T | P | E

 

COMMITTEE ON THE RIGHTS OF THE CHILD – GENERAL COMMENTS
The Committee on the Rights of the Child publishes its interpretation of the content of human rights provisions, in the form of General Comments on thematic issues.

The following is a list of some of the General Comments issued by this Committee.

 

NO. SUBJECT YEAR LANGUAGE VERSIONS
12 The right of the child to be heard 2009 T | P | E
11 Indigenous children and their rights under the Convention 2009 T | P | E
10 Children’s rights in juvenile justice 2007 T | P | E
9 The rights of children with disabilities 2006 T | P | E
8 The right of the child to protection from corporal punishment and other cruel or degrading forms of punishment 2006 T | PE
7 Implementing child rights in early childhood 2005 T | P | E
6 Treatment of unaccompanied and separated children outside their country of origin 2005 T | P | E
5 General measures of implementation for the Convention on the Rights of the Child 2003 T | P | E
4 Adolescent health 2003 T | P | E
3 HIV/AIDS and the rights of the child 2003 TPE
2 The role of independent human rights institutions 2002 T | P | E
1 The aims of education 2001 T | P | E

 

The English version of all general comments/general recommendations of all human rights treaty bodies can be downloaded here.