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US Stands as Sole UN State Refusing to Ratify Child Rights Convention

US Stands as Sole UN State Refusing to Ratify Child Rights Con...

After Somalia ratified the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) last week, the United States remains the only UN member country that has not ratified this treaty, which aims to protect the world's most vulnerable. The ... Sputnik, 3 days ago
New Africa Analysis

UN hails Somalia's ratification of the Convention on the Rights of the Child

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon led a chorus of United Nations officials in hailing Somalia's ratification of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, and in renewing the call for the last remaining country that has yet to join the treaty to do so, ...
 New Africa Analysis4 days ago Hailing Somalia's ratification, UN renews call for universalization of child rights treaty  Sify5 days ago Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on Somalias ratification of the Convention on the Rights of the Child  NigerianHerald.com6 days ago Rights to ratify Dalai restated  Ecns.cn1 month ago
Inter Press Service

Opinion: American Exceptionalism on Child Rights

Civil Society , Featured , Global , Global Governance , Headlines , Human Rights , North America , TerraViva United Nations | Opinion Kul Chandra Gautam is a former UN Assistant Secretary-General and Deputy Executive Director of UNICEF ...
 Inter Press Service3 days ago Opinion: Kenya Cannot Rise If Its Women Are Left Behind  Inter Press Service2 weeks ago Dar lags on rights blueprint  Tanzania Citizen3 weeks ago U.N. Remains Helpless Watching Rising Deaths of Children in War Zones  Inter Press Service1 month ago
The Nation Pakistan

KSA urged to immediately halt child executions

UNITED NATIONS - A group of United Nations human rights experts have urged the Saudi Arabian Government to stop the imminent execution of Ali Mohammed al-Nimr, convicted for a crime he allegedly committed as a child. According to a UN press ...
 The Nation Pakistan2 weeks ago The Latest: Turkish Cypriot leader hopeful as talks proceed  Washington Post6 days ago Riyadh must stop child executions: UN  PressTV.com2 weeks ago UN rights experts urge Saudi Arabia to immediately halt child executions  United Nations2 weeks ago

UN sets up 'child-friendly' space at migrant rest area near former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia border

New York, Aug 27 (IBNS) Near Gevgelija, a southeast town bordering Greece, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has established a child-friendly space with a mobile team to support women and children fleeing violence in their home countries ...
 Sify1 month ago
Dhaka Tribune

Comprehensive approach needed to address disability issues

Bangladesh has ratified the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). Moreover, pursuant to constitutional guarantees of equality and non-discrimination enshrined in Article 28 of the Bangladesh Constitution, ...
 Dhaka Tribune1 month ago

UN Finally Puts Child Slavery on Development Agenda

Last week the United Nations passed its next set of commitments for development, the Sustainable Development Goals , for the coming 15 years and added important labor issues that its member states are obligated to prioritize. This is significant, ...
 SolidarityCenter.org1 week ago Africa is the world's youngest continent, but how much does it love its children? For some, not so much  Mail & Guardian Africa4 days ago People, planet and prosperity: examining the Sustainable Development Goals  Overseas Development Institute2 weeks ago The Agenda of Antichrist System Will Be Revealed at the U.N.  Before It's News2 weeks ago
Malay Mail

UN: Jail Parents Who Spank Their Children

Under the guise of advancing what the United Nations characterizes as human rights, the UN Human Rights Committee released a report urging U.K. authorities to prosecute parents who smack or spank their children — even when used as a disciplinary ...
 New American2 months ago Suhakam: As UN member, Malaysia obliged to adhere to human rights standards  Malay Mail1 month ago UN Human Rights Committee Criticizes Harper Government  Dissident Voice2 months ago Promoting reconciliation, accountability and human rights in Sri Lanka  DailyFT3 weeks ago
Africa News Network7

SA hosts Global Child Forum

Johannesburg:More than 50 speakers from 28 countries addressed the delegates on the implementation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Children. The Global Child Forum on Southern Africa was hosted in Pretoria on Tuesday. The ...
 Africa News Network71 month ago
Tunis Afrique Presse News Agency

Abdelwahab El Hani elected member of UN Committee against Torture

:47 Hits: 0 TUNIS (TAP) - Tunisia has been elected, in the person of Abdelwahab El Hani, member of the United Nations Committee against Torture during the 15 th meeting of the state members of the International Convention against Torture. ...
 Tunis Afrique Presse News Agency12 hours ago
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