Bibliographic Details

International documents on children / editor, Geraldine Van Bueren.

Edition 2nd rev. ed.
Imprint The Hague ; Boston : M. Nijhoff ; Cambridge, MA : Sold and distributed in North, Central and South America by Kluwer Academic Publishers, c1998.
Description xix, 532 p. ; 25 cm.
Language English
Subject Children (International law)
Children's rights.
Children (International law)
Children's rights.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/3308352
Other authors / contributors Van Bueren, Geraldine.
ISBN 9041104453 (acid-free paper)
Notes "Save the Children."
Table of Contents:
  • The Historical Framework of the International Documents on Children
  • Global International Child Instruments.
  • 1.
  • League of Nations Declaration of the Rights of the Child 1924.
  • 2.
  • United Nations Declaration of the Rights of the Child 1959.
  • 3.
  • United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child 1989.
  • 4.
  • Rules of Procedure of the Meetings of the State Parties to the Convention on the Rights of the Child 1991
  • Regional Child Instruments.
  • 5.
  • Declaration on the Rights and Welfare of the African Child 1979.
  • 6.
  • African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child 1990.
  • 7.
  • Resolution on a European Charter of Rights of the Child 1992.
  • 8.
  • European Convention on the Exercise of Children's Rights 1995
  • Relevant Child Provisions from International and Regional Human Rights Instruments.
  • 9.
  • Universal Declaration of Human Rights 1948.
  • 10.
  • International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights 1966.
  • 11.
  • International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights 1966.
  • 12.
  • Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women 1979.
  • 13.
  • Declaration on the Elimination of All Forms of Intolerance and of Discrimination Based on Religion or Belief 1981.
  • 14.
  • International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and their Families 1990.
  • 15.
  • World Conference on Human Rights - Vienna Declaration and Programme of Action 1993.
  • 16.
  • World Summit for Social Development - Copenhagen Declaration on Social Development 1995.
  • 17.
  • Fourth World Conference on Women - Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action 1995.
  • 18.
  • American Declaration of the Rights and Duties of Man 1948.
  • 19.
  • American Convention on Human Rights 1969.
  • 20.
  • Additional Protocol to the American Convention on Human Rights in the area of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights 1988.
  • 21.
  • European Convention on Human Rights 1950.
  • 22.
  • Protocol No. 1 1952.
  • 23.
  • Protocol No. 7 1984.
  • 24.
  • European Social Charter 1961.
  • 25.
  • Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe, Helsinki Final Act 1975.
  • 26.
  • African Charter on Human and Peoples Rights 1981
  • Status and Capacity.
  • 27.
  • Convention on Consent to Marriage, Minimum Age for Marriage and Registration of Marriages 1962.
  • 28.
  • Recommendation on Consent to Marriage, Minimum Age for Marriage and Registration of Marriages 1965.
  • 29.
  • Council of Europe Resolution on the Lowering of Age of Full Legal Capacity 1972.
  • 30.
  • European Convention on the Legal Status of Children Born out of Wedlock 1975
  • Parental Responsibilities.
  • 31.
  • Hague Convention on the Law Applicable to Maintenance Obligations Towards Children 1956.
  • 32.
  • Hague Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Maintenance Decisions in Respect of Children 1973.
  • 33.
  • Council of Europe Recommendation on Payment by the State of Advances on Child Maintenance 1982.
  • 34.
  • Council of Europe Recommendation on Parental Responsibilities 1984.
  • 35.
  • Inter-American Convention on Support Obligations 1989
  • Excerpts.
  • 36.
  • Council of Europe Convention on Social Security 1972
  • Child Protection and Placement.
  • 37.
  • Hague Convention on Jurisdiction, Applicable Law, Recognition, Enforcement and Cooperation in respect of Parental Responsibility and Measures for the Protection of Children 1996.
  • 38.
  • Hague Convention Concerning the Powers of Authorities and the Law Applicable in respect of the Protection of Infants 1961.
  • 39.
  • Hague Convention on Jurisdiction, Applicable Law and Recognition of Decrees Relating to Adoptions 1965.
  • 40.
  • European Convention on the Adoption of Children 1967.
  • 41.
  • Council of Europe Resolution on Placement of Children 1977.
  • 42.
  • Council of Europe Recommendation on Foster Families 1987.
  • 43.
  • Inter-American Convention on the Conflict of Laws concerning the Adoption of Minors 1984.
  • 44.
  • United Nations Declaration on Social and Legal Principles relating to the Protection and Welfare of Children, with Special Reference to Foster Placement and Adoption Nationally and Internationally 1986.
  • 45.
  • Hague Convention on the Protection of Children and Cooperation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption 1993
  • International Return of Children.
  • 46.
  • Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction 1980.
  • 47.
  • Council of Europe Convention on the Repatriation of Minors 1970.
  • 48.
  • European Convention on Recognition and Enforcement of Decisions concerning Custody of Children and on Restoration of Custody or Children 1980.
  • 49.
  • Inter-American Convention on the International Return of Children 1989
  • Child Justice and Deprivation of Liberty.
  • 50.
  • United Nations Standard Minimum Rules for the Administration of Juvenile Justice 1985.
  • 51.
  • United Nations Rules for Juveniles Deprived of their Liberty 1990.
  • 52.
  • United Nations Guidelines for the Prevention of Juvenile Delinquency
  • Education.
  • 53.
  • UNESCO Convention against Discrimination in Education 1960.
  • 54.
  • Protocol Instituting a Conciliation and Good Offices Commission to be Responsible for Seeking a Settlement of any Dispute between States Parties to the Convention against Discrimination in Education 1962.
  • 55.
  • UNESCO Recommendation Concerning Education for International Understanding, Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms 1974.
  • 56.
  • European Community Directive on the Education of the Children of Migrant Workers 1977
  • Child Labour and the Exploitation of Children.
  • 57.
  • International Convention for the Suppression of Traffic in Women and Children 1921, amended by Protocol 1947.
  • 58.
  • Convention for the Suppression of the Traffic in Persons and of the Exploitation of the Prostitution of Others 1949.
  • 59.
  • ILO Convention No. 138 concerning Minimum Age for Admission to Employment 1973.
  • 60.
  • ILO Recommendation No. 146 Concerning Age of Admission to Employment 1973.
  • 61.
  • European Recommendation on the Fight against Drug Abuse and Trafficking 1984.
  • 62.
  • Stockholm Declaration and Agenda for Action Against Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children 1996
  • Excerpts.
  • 63.
  • ILO Convention No. 77 on Medical Examination of Young Persons (Industry) 1946.
  • 64.
  • ILO Convention No. 78 on Medical Examinations of Young Persons (Non-Industrial Occupations) 1946.
  • 65.
  • ILO Convention No. 79 on Nightwork of Young Persons (Non-Industrial Occupations) 1946.
  • 66.
  • ILO Convention No. 90 on Nightwork of Young Persons (Industry) (Revised) 1948.
  • 67.
  • Supplementary Convention on the Abolition of Slavery, the Slave Trade, and Institutions and Practices Similar to Slavery 1956.
  • 68.
  • European Community Charter of the Fundamental Social Rights of Workers 1989
  • Child Health, Survival and Development.
  • 69.
  • WHO and UNICEF Declaration of Alma Ata 1978.
  • 70.
  • WHO International Code of Marketing of Breast Milk Substitutes 1981.
  • 71.
  • World Declaration on the Survival, Protection and Development of Children 1990.
  • 72.
  • Plan of Action for Implementing the World Declaration on the Survival, Protection and Development of Children 1990
  • Excerpts.
  • 73.
  • Standard Rules for the Equalisation of Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities 1993
  • Children in Armed Conflicts and Child Refugees.
  • 74.
  • Declaration on the Promotion among Youth of the Ideals of Peace, Mutual Respect and Understanding between Peoples 1965.
  • 75.
  • Declaration on the Protection of Women and Children in Emergency and Armed Conflict 1974.
  • 76.
  • Council of Europe Recommendation regarding Conscientious Objection to Compulsory Military Service 1987
  • Excerpts.
  • 77.
  • UNHCR Guidelines on Refugee Children 1994.
  • 78.
  • Geneva Convention No. 4 Relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War 1949.
  • 79.
  • Geneva Protocol No. 1 Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949 and Relating to the Protection of victims of International Armed Conflicts 1977.
  • 80.
  • Geneva Protocol No. 2 Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949 and Relating to the Protection of Victims of International Armed Conflicts 1977.