Initiative for Child Rights in the Global Compacts

Resources

Please find below various resources directly related to the Initiative for Child Rights in the Global Compacts.

 

Documents produced by the Initiative for Child Rights in the Global Compacts

 

Child Rights in the Global Compacts: Recommendations for protecting, promoting and implementing the human rights of children on the move in the proposed Global Compacts (also available in French and Spanish)

Child Rights in the Global Compacts: Recommendations for protecting, promoting and implementing the human rights of children on the move in the proposed Global Compacts – four-page synthesis (also available in French, Spanish and Italian) 

The Global Compact on Migration: Actionable Commitments for Children on the Move

Initiative for Child Rights in the Global Compacts – recording of first webinar (22 Mar 2017)

Initiative for Child Rights in the Global Compacts – recording of second webinar (11 May 2017)

One-page handout on the Initiative for Child Rights in the Global Compacts (available in English, French and Spanish)

Joint statement for the 11th European Forum on the rights of the child (7-8 November 2017, Brussels)

Roadmap to ending child immigration detention: Milestones to include in the Global Compacts

 

 

Other useful resources

 

Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families

Convention on the Rights of the Child

Global Compact on Refugees – Key Elements (UNHCR)

Global Compact on Refugees – A roadmap (UNHCR) 

Global Compact on Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration – Aims (IOM)

Global Compact on Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration – informational note about process

Joint General Comments on the Human Rights of Children in the Context of International Migration – general information

Joint general comment No. 3 (2017) of the Committee on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families and No. 22 (2017) of the Committee on the Rights of the Child on the general principles regarding the human rights of children in the context of international migration

Joint general comment No. 4 (2017) of the Committee on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families and No. 23 (2017) of the Committee on the Rights of the Child on State obligations regarding the human rights of children in the context of international migration in countries of origin, transit, destination and return

New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants

New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants – Quick Guide (UNHCR)

Recommended Principles for Children on the Move and Other Children Affected by Migration

Report on Regional Conference on Children on the Move in Southeast Asia (24-25 May 2017)

Webinar (20 April 2017) on the Destination Unknown Campaign and the Initiative on Child Rights in the Global Compacts