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GENERAL COMMENTS

LEARN ABOUT THE GENERAL COMMENTS BY THE COMMITTEE ON THE RIGHTS OF THE CHILD.

General comments provide an authoritative interpretation on thematic issues contained in the articles and provisions of the Convention on the Rights of the Child by the Committee on the Rights of the Child, based on their experience in analyzing and reviewing State parties reports. Since 2001, the General comments provide a significant contribution to the implementation of the Convention on the Rights of the Child and guidance to States parties in fulfilling their reporting obligations.

2011

The right of the child to freedom from all forms of violence

2009

The right of the child to be heard
Indigenous children and their rights under the Convention

2007

Children's rights in Juvenile Justice

2006

The rights of children with disabilities
The right of the child to protection from corporal punishment and other cruel or degrading forms of punishment

2005/Rev.1

Implementing child rights in early childhood

2005

Treatment of unaccompanied and separated children outside their country of origin

2003

General measures of implementation for the Convention on the Rights of the Child
Adolescent Health
HIV/AIDS and the rights of the child

2002

The role of independent human rights institutions

2001

The aims of education