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Register Now: International Symposium: ‘Deprivation of Liberty of Children in The Justice System – Towards a Global Research Agenda’ – 13 April 2018 – Leiden Law School

International Symposium: ‘Deprivation of Liberty of Children in The Justice System – Towards a Global Research Agenda’ – 13 April 2018 – Leiden Law School On 13 April 2018, the Leiden Law School organizes the international symposium ‘Deprivation of Liberty of Children in The Justice System – Towards a Global Research Agenda’. Program The symposium […]

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  • March 9, 2018
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SAVE THE DATE 8, 9 & 10 MAY 2018: CONTINENTAL CONFERENCE ON CHILD JUSTICE IN AFRICA

In November 2011, the African Child Policy Forum (ACPF) in partnership with Defence for Children International (DCI) hosted the Global Conference on Child Justice in Africa in Kampala, Uganda.  The Conference was accompanied by a Study titled “Achieving Child Justice in Africa,” which highlighted the normative framework relevant to child justice in Africa, as well as the […]

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  • February 26, 2018
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140 NGOs call on governments to pledge funds to the Global Study on Children Deprived of Liberty

©Juvenile Justice Advocates International In 2014, the United Nations General Assembly requested an in-depth Global Study on Children Deprived of Liberty. This is a historic opportunity to improve the lives of millions of children deprived of their freedom and a milestone in advancing child protection globally. Professor Manfred Nowak has been appointed as the Independent […]

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  • September 25, 2017
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States must step up to support the Global Study on Children Deprived of Liberty

Today, the NGO Panel delivered a statement during the Interactive Dialogue with Special Representatives of the Secretary-General on Violence Against Children and for Children and Armed Conflict, at the 34th session of the Human Rights Council.Please find the statement hereunder:Mr. President,We welcome the reports of the SRSG for Children and Armed Conflict and the SRSG […]

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  • March 7, 2017
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