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Celebrating 30 years of the Convention on the Rights of the Child


Pledge by Albania

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Ratified the Convention on the Rights of the Child on 27 February 1992

Acceded to the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict on 9 December 2008

Acceded to the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children child prostitution and child pornography on 5 February 2008

Ratified the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a communications procedure on 29 May 2013

Pledges

  1. Deinstitutionalization of children by transforming all current residential centres into family support centres and strengthening of family and community-based care models and prioritizing the deinstitutionalization of 0-6-year-old children.
  2. A big event will be organized in Korca, a model city towards child-friendly policies. The event will be child-led, with the participation of more than 300 children, including children from vulnerable groups. The key message will be: every child has the right to childhood.

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