The 66th Session of the Committee on the Rights of the Child will take place from 26 May - 13 June 2014.
Programme of work
To access the full programme of work, visit the OHCHR website.
States under review for UN Convention on Rights of the Child (CRC)
States under review for CRC - OPSC (Optional Protocol on sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography)
States under review for CRC - OPAC (Optional Protocol on involvement of children in armed conflict)
Opportunties for child rights advocates
Deadlines for NGOs to submit additional information to the Committee on the Rights of the Child are usually:
- January/February pre-sessional working group: 1 November
- May/June pre-sessional working group: 1 March
- September/October pre-sessional working group: 1 July.
All alternative reports by non-State actors should be sent to Child Rights Connect, which works with all national non-State actors to co-ordinate the submission of reports to the Committee for each country.
Subscribe to our monthly "Child Rights at the United Nations" CRINmail
Visit the official OHCHR website of the Committee on the Rights of the Child
Child Rights Connect gives advice and assistance to NGOs wanting to submit an alternative report.
OHCHR Fact-sheet on the Committee on the Rights of the Child
A live Webcast service is available, covering the plenary session on-line
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