Adiós al palmazo!

Goodbye to corporal punishment! A pre-text for discussions between parents and children on corporal punishment. Thanks to children´s organisations working in alliance - Save the Children Sweden, Save the Children UK and EPOCH Worldwide - who have pushed for the need of passing laws that grant the children´s rights, a legislation abolishing domestic corporal punishment has been passed in thirteen countries around the world: Sweden (1979), Finland (1983), Denmark (1985), Norway (1987), Austria (1989), Cyprus (1994), Latvia (1998), Croatia (1999),Israel, Germany (2000), Iceland (2003), Ukraine (2004), and Romania (2004). Scotland, Belgium, Ireland, Italy, Bulgaria, England, Costa Rica and Brazil are fighting for legislation that eliminates all corporal punishment.In Peru, a campaign is underway to prohibit corporal punishment by amending the Child and Adolescents Code.

Published 2010-03-25

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Publication year
2005
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pdf, 62p, Ill
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Region
Latin America
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BrazilPeru
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Child Participation
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ISBN 9972-696-30-8

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Publication year
2005
Format
pdf, 62p, Ill
Rights
® Ruth Rocha Serviços Editoriais S/C Ltda
Creative Commons License
None
Region
Latin America
Country
BrazilPeru
Our thematic areas
Child Participation
Identifier
ISBN 9972-696-30-8