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
• See announcement.
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
• Three posters
on the theme: "Your hands
should nurture not punish"