This volume draws upon the author's own experience to highlight the complexities behind the global violations of children's rights. Analysis and description are interwoven to provide a coherent study of the international status of children and the rights which attach to this status, both for those familiar and unfamiliar with international law. The author demonstrates the potential of international law in protecting the rights of children, even in states which are restructuring their economies. To be effective, international law cannot be used in isolation and the text seeks to place the rights of the child in their cultural and historical contexts. All royalties from qThe International Law on the Rights of the Childq are being donated to the International Save the Children Alliance to assist them in their work with children.International Monetary Fund to the discuss the protection of the rights of children in economic reform and urged UNESCO ... He concludes that law enforcement officials a#39;often turn a blind eye, precisely because they do not think it worth their while to activate themselves to help others.a#39;111 Based upon their work in developing states Redd Barna (Norwegian Save the Children) have identified three groupsanbsp;...
|Title||:||The International Law on the Rights of the Child|
|Author||:||Geraldine Van Bueren|
|Publisher||:||Martinus Nijhoff Publishers - 1998|