Council of Europe standards for protection
Other Council of Europe instruments
Two other key Council of Europe Conventions contain important provisions to combat specific forms of sexual violence against children:
Two interesting texts concerning children in institutions are:
The recommendations of Parliamentary Assembly for prevention and protection of children against sexual violence and exploitation.
To learn more about European conventions, signatures, ratifications, state reservations and a convention's explanatory report go to the Council of Europe treaty office website.
For more on convention monitoring click here