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Protection from sexual exploitation

Children's and Adolescents' Participation and Protection from Sexual Abuse and Exploitation
This paper presents an overview of government commitments to strengthen participation by children and adolescents to protect them from sexual abuse and ...

The Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the Sale of Children, Child Prostitution and Child Pornography and the Jurisprudence of the Committee on the Rights of the Child
This paper highlights the main issues covered in the text of the Optional Protocol. These include: definition and criminalization of the offence; jurisdiction, ...


An end to silence : a preliminary study on sexual violence, abuse and exploitation of children affected by armed conflict