On 15 June 2008 “Building a
Europe for and with children” launched a Europe-wide awareness-raising
initiative against corporal punishment of children.
signature against smacking
presenting the campaign
This mini-campaign will focus
the need to ban
corporal punishment of children;
positive parenting, or raising children in a non-violent environment.
media pack, consisting of a radio and
television spot, and inserts for
newspapers (available soon);
information pack, consisting of:
A 50-page handbook: Abolishing corporal punishment of
children – Questions and answers:
Coming soon in: Portuguese and German (see French website for French version)
Key points – an information leaflet (with cartoon stickers): abolishing
corporal punishment in a nutshell.
Other languages: Slovenian /
stickers in Polish
A revised edition of a
Eliminating corporal punishment - A human rights imperative for Europe’s
children. For a
specialised and motivated public.
Off the books! Guidance for Europe's parliaments on law
reform to eliminate corporal punishment on children (coming soon in French)
An information leaflet on
on the theme: "Your hands
should nurture not punish"