The Conference is the third meeting in the series of conferences organised under the auspices of WFFC in Europe and Central Asia and has the following objectives:
- to review monitoring of WFFC in the ECA region with a special focus on implementation of the Convention of the Rights of the Child
- to take stock of progress on key challenges in child rights in the region
- to brief governments on the processes of reporting back to the General Assembly on goals agreed at the UN Special Session on Children
It has been organized by UNICEF in collaboration with Council of Europe, Spanish Government, UN agencies.