A CALL TO ACTION TO LEAVE NO CHILD BEHIND

An open letter in support of a 2019 Rights of the Child resolution on children without parental care

Theme:
  • Child Participation
  • Child Rights Governance
The concept of child participation is enshrined in international, regional and national legal and policy instruments. The right for child and youth participation amongst child rights actors is widely recognised, yet the practice of hearing children’s voices in participation initiative.
Theme:
  • Children with Disabilities
Ce rapport analyse et résume une évaluation de l’accessibilité de cinq villes africaines aux personnes en situation de handicap, à savoir Addis Abeba, Freetown, Lusaka, Kampala et Johannesburg.
Theme:
  • Children with Disabilities
This report assesses selected African cities in light of the accessibility and disability-friendliness of their built environments. The report identifies the barriers that persons with disabilities have to deal with in their day to day lives, and highlights some exemplary achievements in the area.
Theme:
  • Accessing Justice
In Ethiopia, as in most African countries, children are the most vulnerable and powerless section of the population. They face multifaceted problems due to lack of adequate protection and care.
Theme:
  • Children and the Law
This report provides a situational analysis of the law and practice of intercountry adoption in Africa, with the aim of informing debate on conceptualising, developing and implementing polices, laws, programmes and research in relation to intercountry adoption in Africa.
Theme:
  • Child Wellbeing
The deadline for achieving the millennium Development Goals (mDGs) comes to an end in 2015, and the process of developing the post-2015 development agenda is well underway
Theme:
  • Children with Disabilities
This report is a synthesis of regional capacity assessments of DPOs conducted in the Southern and Eastern African regions and in the Western, Central and North African regions.