Innocenti Working Papers Independent Human Rights Institutions for Children AUTHOR(S) Jaap Doek Published: 2011 Innocenti Working Papers This working paper addresses the role, contribution and impact of independent human rights institutions for children (IHRICs), also referred to as children’s ombudspersons or children’s commissioners. It looks at these institutions from the perspective and jurisprudence of the Committee on the Rights of the Child (the Committee) and the global perspective on the perception of the child and childhood resulting from contributions of these institutions to the process of implementing the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC). + - Cite this publication | No. of pages: 28 | Thematic area: Children's Participation, Convention on the Rights of the Child, Governance, Rights of the Child | Tags: children's councils, children's rights, convention on the rights of the child, evaluation, implementation of the crc, international instruments, monitoring, ombudsman for children × COPY BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION Jaap Doek 2011 Independent Human Rights Institutions for Children. , pp. 28.