EU countries have been given clear guidelines on how to better respect and protect the rights of children in a ‘digital environment’.
They form part of a new recommendation adopted by the Council of Europe (CoE) which...Read more
The Council of Europe’s (CoE) Commissioner for Human Rights has used his latest quarterly report to press home the message that children ‘are the future of any society’.
Nils Muižnieks is the human rights figurehead of the...Read more
Eurochild, an EU-supported network of children’s rights champions, has published a new ‘toolkit’ aimed at helping involve children and young people in the decision-making processes affecting their lives.
It is likely to be particularly useful for...Read more
A number of children’s rights advocacy bodies have joined a group of 53 organisations across Europe in raising concerns over proposed new Council of Europe rules for the administrative detention of migrants. The group says that a fundamentally...Read more
In March 2016 the Council of Europe adopted its latest Children’s Rights Strategy (2016-2021). Focusing on a brand new set of priority areas, this Strategy is currently the only strategic document on children’s rights since...Read more