Title: 
Convention on the Rights of the Child
Resource Type: 
Guiding principles
Abstract: 

In 1989, the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child laid down basic standards for the protection of children and declared that they are entitled to special care and assistance. For more information from UNICEF, visit: CRC Home.

Organization: 
United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
Source Type: 
Academic/Research
Extra Comments: 

The full document is available on the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights website.

Number of Pages: 
15
Geographic Focus: 
International