Building a Europe for and with children

CPT report highlights standards for juveniles in detention

The Council of Europe anti-torture committee has issued it's annual report containing an update of the standards which the CPT uses when assessing the situation of juveniles who are deprived of their liberty under criminal legislation
Celebrating 25 years of the UN CRC:
25 years after the adoption of the United Nations Convention of the Rights of the Child, here's how we've been working to promote and protect children's rights
"Growing with Children's Rights"
A Conference on the implementation of the Council of Europe Strategy for the Rights of the Child
“Keep me safe” from sexual violence: documentary

A Council of Europe Strategy for the Rights of the Child 2012-2015
Information booklet in English, French and other languages
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List of child-friendly materials
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Conference on handling child evidence, Tallinn, Estonia, 19-20 February 2015
Celebrate Safer Internet Day 2015 !
World Congress on Juvenile Justice, Geneva, 26-30 January 2015
Invitation to an exhibition on "Austerity bites: Children's Voices"
Brussels, 6-16 December 2014
Family Calendar 2015 out now ! Click here to order your copy
Council of Europe Side Event on “Guaranteeing children’s rights to participate: the big step needed”, New York,  19 November 2014, at the 69th Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations
New Committee to develop the next Strategy on Children's Rights. First meeting: 13-14 November 2014
Conference on Progress in protecting children's rights, Vilnius, 6-7 November 2014
Children and nationality
Council of Europe supports "Children's Rights Behind Bars" project
Protecting children’s rights in the digital world: an ever-growing challenge
Ukrainian launch of a children’s rights project
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