The questionnaire is primarily aimed at collecting and providing quantitative statistical data about the number of children deprived of liberty in the key focus areas of the Study It aims to identify  examples of best practices and alternative approaches aimed at reducing the number of children deprived of liberty according to child rights principles, as well as to provide copies of relevant laws, studies, policies, and reports.

Responses to the questionnaire should be sent in both hard copy and electronic format in one of the six official United Nations languages (Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish) no later than September 1, 2018 to:

Professor Manfred Nowak


CH-1211 Geneva 10