Building a Europe for and with children

Country reports on corporal punishment in Europe

The following are the online appendices to the book Eliminating corporal punishment of children - a human rights imperative for Europe's children. They are updated regularly with the assistance of the Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children. See their site for more detailed information.

Last update: March 2009. Click here for flash news in-between updates. 
Appendix 1: Progress towards prohibition of corporal punishment in member states - summary table
Appendix 2: Member states individual reports: law, research and recommendations
Appendix 3: Recommendations to member states by the Committee on the Rights of the Child
Appendix 4: Recommendations to member states by the European Committee of Social Rights