Seminar "Strengthening the protection of children’s rights through the European Social Charter (revised)", Kyiv, 15 - 16 February 2011
One of the objectives of the Joint Project between the Council
of Europe and the European Union on Strengthening and Protecting
Women’s and Children’s Rights in Ukraine is to support reforms with
regard to children’s rights with a view to improving the
implementation of the Revised European Social Charter in the
on the Joint Project)
In fact, several obstacles to the full implementation of the
Charter’s requirements are apparent. Some stem from lack of
appropriate social policy, and a lack of sensitivity for children’s
This conference will give participants the opportunity to share good
practices and encourage the full implementation of the Charter.
promote measures aiming at respecting and protecting children’s
rights in line with the European Social Charter (revised) and other
relevant international instruments.
conduct a comparative analysis of the legal guarantees of children’s
contribute to the development of a national policy, aimed at
overcoming obstacles to observing and broadening children’s rights.