Treaties, Laws and Resolutions

UNGA 2019 Resolution on the Rights of the Child

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Publication year:

2019

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English, Arabic,Chinese,French,Russian,Spanish

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pdf (326.9 KiB)

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Publisher:

United Nations General Assembly

This resolution was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in December 2019. It focuses specifically on children that have lost parental care. It underlines the importance of growing up in a family and the right of children to have a family. Furthermore, it highlights the rights of children with disabilities with respect to family life. The resolution also opposes the unnecessary separation of children from their families and the unlawful deprivation of liberty of children. 

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