Procedural safeguards for children in criminal proceedings

FRA will take part in a side event on procedural safeguards for children in criminal proceedings at the 25th Session of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice on 24 May in Vienna.

During the side event discussions will focus on recent research findings and activities concerning children’s access to treatment in criminal proceedings in the role of victims, witnesses, suspects or accused in relation to international standards and EU Directives. FRA will present findings from its work on child-friendly justice.