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


Pledge by Armenia

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Acceded to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on 23 June 1993

Ratified the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict on 30 September 2005

Ratified the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children child prostitution and child pornography on 30 June 2005

Pledges

  1. Secondary education for juvenile offenders in penitentiary institutions will be organized
  2. Draft a national Action plan to end violence against children.
  3. Administrative data related to VAC (violence against children) will be developed in 2019-2021
  4. In 2019 necessary measures for the ratification of the Council of Europe Convention on Protection of Children Against Sexual Exploitation and Sexual Abuse (“The Lanzarote Convention”) will be taken
  5. “Provision of Child Day-Care Services” Action Plan
  6. Increased access to inclusive education for the children with disabilities
  7. Taking measures to decrease the number of sex-selective abortions

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