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


Pledge by Lithuania

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Acceded to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on 31 January 1992

Ratified the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict on 20 February 2003

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 August 2004

Pledges

  1. Deinstitutionalization of all children under the age of 7.
  2. An event is planned to mark the 30th anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. The event is planned to have two parts – one including presentations and panel discussion by child rights experts and second part to be based on child’s participation. Currently, the event working plan is being developed, to decide all details such as time, place, comprehensive content of the event and similar. 

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