Title

Violence against children and children's rights

Date of Publication

2019 12:00 AM

Security Theme

Human Rights

Keywords

right to life, protection of life for all individuals, protection against torture, child labor laws, child marriage protection, protection from sexual harm, protection from violence

Description

Violations of children's rights remain tragically common across the world. But variations across countries are large and historically we have seen several forms of violence declining both suggesting that it is possible to make progress and protect children. The article looks at child labor, bullying, violence at school, violent crimes, sexual violence against children, child marriage, female genital mutilation, cild homicides, corporal punishments and behavior, etc.

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Violence against children and children's rights

Violations of children's rights remain tragically common across the world. But variations across countries are large and historically we have seen several forms of violence declining both suggesting that it is possible to make progress and protect children. The article looks at child labor, bullying, violence at school, violent crimes, sexual violence against children, child marriage, female genital mutilation, cild homicides, corporal punishments and behavior, etc.