The rights to which all children and young people, under the age of 18, are entitled to are set out internationally in the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC). The UNCRC was drawn up in 1989 to ensure that the universal rights of children are upheld throughout the world. It sets out these fundamental rights through 41 articles.
Children’s rights are at the heart of Children in Wales’ work as we strive to ensure that they are upheld in Wales. Our work in this area includes:
For more information about this work, please contact: Sean O’Neill (Policy Director), e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org