In spite of a high level of social awareness
in Europe, millions of its children are still subjected to violence.
Children’s rights are violated on a daily basis in all European countries.
Corporal punishment, sexual abuse, the exploitation of children and other
similar violations are only now emerging into the public eye. While some
progress has been made, it is far too slow and timid.
against children references the Council of Europe's work in this field
and provides insights into the processes that have led to its many
conventions, recommendations, decisions, programmes, reports and