Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a Communications Procedure

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Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a Communications Procedure

Contributors

Author: United Nations

Publisher: United Nations, Office of the High Commission for Human Rights

Date: 2012

Geographic Coverage: International

Type of Resource: Publication

Sector/setting: Other

Vulnerable groups: Children general

Developed with children and young people? Not Specified

Type of participation: Other

Availability: Open Access

Keywords: Armed Conflict, Children’s Rights, Communications Mechanisms, CRC, Pornography, Prostitution, Sale of Children, Third Optional Protocol, Treaty, Violations

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Introduction

The third optional protocol on a communications procedure is a treaty which establishes an international complaints mechanism for violations of children’s rights contained in the the CRC, the Optional Protocol on the Involvement of Children in Armed Conflict.