Child rights to be focus of 2010 Fundamental Rights Conference

Cover of the Fundamental Rights Conference brochure - 2-1-
Cover of the Fundamental Rights Conference brochure - 2-1-
Ahead of the International Day of the Child on 20 November, the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) is raising awareness of the need to ensure justice and protection for all children in the European Union.

The 3rd annual Fundamental Rights Conference will take place in Brussels on 7-8 December 2010. The conference is organized by the FRA in cooperation with the Belgian Presidency of the Council of the European Union. The conference, the theme of which is "Ensuring justice and protection for all children", will focus on delivering justice for all children and protecting their rights in vulnerable situations. The new Council of Europe's guidelines on child friendly justice will be put in focus.

Previous FRA reports on the rights of the child include: