Report on the promotion and protection of the rights of children

26 July 2018
UN Secretary-General
To the General Assembly at its 73rd session


The present report is submitted pursuant to General Assembly resolution 71/175 of 17 November 2016 on child, early and forced marriage and builds on the previous report of the Secretary-General on the same subject (A/71/253).

The present report presents an overview of progress in efforts to eliminate child, early and forced marriage during the period from June 2016 to May 2018.