25 years of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child

Descripción

For children everywhere, 20 November is an important day. 25 years ago today, the Convention on the Rights of the Child was adopted at the United Nations. The Convention sets out civil, political, economic, social, health and cultural rights for all the world’s children.
In the General Assembly today, Anthony Lake, UNICEF’s Executive Director, emphasized that the lives of children around the world have significantly improved, but many still suffer from preventable diseases, forced labour and abuse:

Fuente del recurso:

UN Web TV

Tipo:

  • Vídeo

Idioma:

English

Fecha:

2014