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  1. International Organizations - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Plan d'action pour la lutte contre le recrutement et l'utilisation d'enfants ainsi que les autres violations graves des droits de l'enfant par les forces armées et les services de sécurité de la République démocratique du Congo, conclu entre le Gouvernement de la république démocratique du Congo et l'équipe spéciale des Nations unies sur les enfants et les conflits armés, le 4 octobre 2012.

    Adoption: 2012-10-04 | INT-2012-M-101406

  2. International Organizations - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Plan d'action régional de la CEDEAO pour l'élimination du travail des enfants, en particulier les pires formes.

    Adoption: 2012 | ORG-2012-M-97267

    A pour objectif d'éliminer les pires formes de travail des enfants en Afrique de l'Ouest d'ici 2015, tout en posant les jalons pour l'élimination du travail des enfants.

  3. International Organizations - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - International agreement

    Convention du Conseil de l'Europe du 25 octobre 2007 sur la protection des enfants contre l'exploitation et les abus sexuels. (Council of Europe Convention on the Protection of Children against Sexual Exploitation and Sexual Abuse.) - Convention Convention

    Adoption: 2007-10-25 | Date of entry into force: 2010-07-01 | ORG-2007-IA-83385

    Chapitre I: Objet, principe de non-discrimination et définitions
    Chapitre II: Mesures préventives
    Chapitre III: Autorités spécialisées et instances de coordination
    Chapitre IV: Mesures de protection et assistance aux victimes
    Chapitre V: Programmes ou mesures d'intervention
    Chapitre VI: Droit pénal matériel
    Chapitre VII: Enquêtes, poursuites et droit procédural
    Chapitre VIII: Enregistrement et conservation de données
    Chapitre IX: Coopération internationale
    Chapitre X: Mécanisme de suivi
    Chapitre XI: Relation avec d'autres instruments internationaux
    Chapitre XII: Amendements à la Convention
    Chapitre XIII: Clauses finales

  4. International Organizations - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - International agreement

    Declaration of entering into force of the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflicts, adopted on 25 May 2000 in New York (Text No. 609).

    Adoption: 2007-09-12 | Date of entry into force: 2005-05-07 | POL-2007-CA-79425

  5. International Organizations - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Governmental Declaration of 30 November 2006 regarding the validity of the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography, done in New York on 25 May 2000 (Text No. 495).

    Adoption: 2006-11-30 | Date of entry into force: 2005-03-04 | POL-2006-R-80378

    Implements the Protocol into Polish law and provides a list of States party to the Protocol.

  6. International Organizations - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - International agreement

    Accord multilatéral de coopération régionale de lutte contre la traite des personnes en particulier des femmes et des enfants en Afrique de l'Ouest et du Centre, signé à Abuja le 6 juillet 2006. - Accord multilatéral

    Adoption: 2006-07-06 | ORG-2006-IA-79461

  7. International Organizations - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Charte africaine de la jeunesse, adoptée le 2 juillet 2006. - Charte Charter

    Adoption: 2006-07-02 | Date of entry into force: 2009-08-08 | ORG-2006-M-78272

    Contient notamment des dispositions relatives à la non-discrimination, à la liberté de circulation, à la liberté d'expression et de religion, à la liberté d'association, au développement des compétences et à l'emploi des jeunes.

  8. International Organizations - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Law No. 6(III) of 2006, ratifying the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography.

    Adoption: 2006-03-10 | CYP-2006-L-81229

    Cyprus became a signatory to the Protocol the 8 Feb 2001. The Law adapts the national legislation to the stipulations of article 3 of the Protocol, related to crimes against children. It also makes reference to the obligations of legal persons, and to the extension of competence of the national courts.

  9. International Organizations - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - International agreement

    Protocole facultatif à la Convention relative aux droits de l'enfant, concernant l'implication d'enfants dans les conflits armés, fait à New York, le 25 mai 2000. (Optional protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict) - Texte en français English text

    Adoption: 2000-05-25 | ORG-2000-IA-64289

  10. International Organizations - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - International agreement

    Protocole facultatif à la Convention relative aux droits de l'enfant concernant la vente d'enfants, la prostitution des enfants et la pornographie mettant en scène des enfants, adopté par l'Assemblée générale des Nations unies le 25 mai 2000 à New York. (Optional protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography) - Texte en français English text

    Adoption: 2000-05-25 | ORG-2000-IA-66630

  11. International Organizations - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - International agreement

    Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography - Text in English Texte en français

    Adoption: 2000-05-25 | Date of entry into force: 2002-01-18 | ORG-2000-IA-66931

  12. International Organizations - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    President of the Republic of Egypt Decree No. 104/2002 on the Ratification of the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography, signed in Geneva on 26 April 2000.

    Adoption: 2000-04-26 | Date of entry into force: 2002-05-13 | EGY-2000-IA-78587

    The Republic of Egypt signed the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child in Geneva on 26 April 2000, while reserving the right to put reservations on the ratification.

  13. International Organizations - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - International agreement

    Convention No. 18 on Work of Young Persons.

    Adoption: 1996-03 | ORG-1996-IA-67649

  14. International Organizations - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - International agreement

    European Convention on the Exercise of Children's Rights - Text in English Texte en français

    Adoption: 1996-01-25 | Date of entry into force: 2000-07-01 | ORG-1996-IA-67241

    Aims to promote the rights of children by granting them procedural rights, in particular with respect to family proceedings before judicial authorities. Allows for children to exercise their rights (such as the right to be informed and the right to express their views) either by themselves or through other persons or bodies.

  15. International Organizations - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - International agreement

    Convención sobre Tráfico Internacional de Menores. - Texto en español Text in English

    Adoption: 1994-03-18 | Date of entry into force: 1997-08-15 | ORG-1994-IA-66749

  16. International Organizations - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - International agreement

    African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child. - Text in English Texte en français

    Adoption: 1990-07 | Date of entry into force: 1999-11-29 | ORG-1990-IA-67251

    Defines the term "child" as every human being below the age of 18 years. Recognizes every child's rights and freedoms irrespective of his/her parents' or legal guardians' race, ethnic group, colour, sex, language, religion, political or other opinion, national and social origin, fortune, birth or other status. Recognizes the rights and duties of a child: freedom of expression; freedom of association; freedom of thought, conscience and religion; protection of privacy; right to education. Prohibits any form of child labour or exploitation and child abuse and torture.

  17. International Organizations - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - International agreement

    United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child. - Text in English Texte en français

    Adoption: 1989-11-20 | Date of entry into force: 1990-09-02 | ORG-1989-IA-66930

    Recognizes, inter alia, the rights of the child to be protected from economic exploitation and from performing any hazardous work (harmful to the child's health or physical, mental, spiritual, moral or social development) or work that interferes with the child's education. Calls on States to provide for a minimum age or minimum ages for admission to employment and for appropriate regulation of the hours and conditions of employment (Art.32).
    Insists that states take take appropriate measures, including legislative, administrative, social and educational measures, to protect children from the illicit use and trafficking of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances (Art.33). Recognizes the need to protect the child from all forms of sexual exploitation or sexual abuse (Art.34) and protection against the sale and trafficing of children (Art.35). Respects rules of international humanitarian law applicable to children in armed conflicts (Art.38).


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