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19 November 2019

GENEVA / NEW YORK (19  November 2019) – UN experts on human rights* have urged all States to sign up to a framework convention on the ethics of tourism, which they hailed as an important step forward in combating the exploitation of children in travel and tourism, and in promoting their rights. 

15 November 2019

Vatican City, 16 November 2019 - 30 years after the proposal for the creation of the world wide web, religious leaders from different communities, experts, academics, policy makers, and technology industry leaders discussed the promotion of digital child dignity in the Vatican.

11 November 2019

New York, 11 November 2019 - Four United Nations High-Level Advocates express their concerns about the precarious human rights, humanitarian and security situation faced by thousands of people, mainly composed of women and children, who are being held in inhumane conditions in overcrowded camps or other settings in northern Syria and Iraq. 

10 November 2019

Nueva York, 10 de noviembre de 2019 -  La Representante Especial del Secretario General sobre la Violencia contra los Niños (SRSGV-VAC) Najat Maalla M’jid está profundamente preocupada por la violencia persistente en Chile y su impacto en la niñez con informes que reportan al menos 32 niños heridos y 549 niños que habrían sido detenidos. 

10 November 2019

New York, 10 November 2019 - The Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence against Children (SRSGV-VAC) Najat Maalla M’jid is deeply concerned with the on-going violence in Chile and its effect on children with reports of at least 32 children being injured and 549 children having been detained.

25 October 2019

Cet appel à l’action pour une Justice pour les enfants offre un nouveau point de départ ayant pour objectif de mettre les enfants au coeur d’un nouveau mouvement mondial pour la justice.

25 October 2019

Esta Llamada a la Acción para la Justicia para niños y niñas ofrece un nuevo punto de partida para colocarlos en el centro de un emergente movimiento mundial por la justicia. 

22 October 2019

Wuzhen, China, 22 October 2019 - The cyber world converged on Wuzhen for the sixth World Internet Conference. More than 1,500 guests, including internet experts, scholars, government officials and technology entrepreneurs attended the conference organized by the Cyberspace Administration of China.