COMMITTEE ON THE RIGHTS OF THE CHILD

Days of General Discussion

The Committee decided at its 61st session to hold Days of General Discussion (DGD) on a biennial basis.

The last DGD on the issue of "Children's rights and the environment" took place on 23 September 2016 during the 73rd session of the Committee at Palais des Nations.

The 2018 DGD dedicated to “Protecting and Empowering Children as Human Rights Defenders” will take place during the 79th session of the Committee on the Rights of the Child on 28 September 2018.

Recommendations

Year

Summary Record

Children’s Rights and the Environment
2016
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Digital media and children’s rights

2014

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The rights of all children in the context of international migration

2012

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Children of incarcerated parents

2011

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The right of the child to education in emergency situations

2008

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Resources for the Rights of the Child - Responsibility of States

2007

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The right of the child to be heard

2006

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Childen without parental care

2005

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Implementing child rights in early childhood

2004

SR.979

The rights of indigenous children

2003

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The private sector as a service provider

2002

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Violence against children within the family and in school

2001

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State violence against children

2000

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10th Anniversary: General measures of implementation

1999

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HIV/AIDS

1998

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Children with disabilities

1997

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The child and the media

1996

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Juvenile justice

1995

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The girl child

1995

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Role of the family

1994

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Economic exploitation

1993

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Children in armed conflict

1992

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Country-specific information