March 2022 Our submission to the Universal Periodic Review of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
We welcome the opportunity to respond to the High Commissioner’s call for inputs to the report on good practices and challenges faced by States in using the Guidelines on the Effective Implementation of the Right to Participate in Public Affairs (the Guidelines).
Commissioner’s speech to UN Committee on the Rights of the Child Day of General Discussion on Children’s Rights and Alternative Care: Access to Justice and accountability for children and young people in alternative care, their families, and adults who grew up in care
This midterm report and associated evidence focuses on five areas: participation, disabled children, child poverty, children seeking asylum and juvenile justice.
Report by the Children’s Commissioners on the state of children’s rights to inform the Committees assessment of the third and fourth periodic report of the State Party.
July 2021. We welcome the opportunity to respond to the Special Rapporteur’s call for inputs on the promotion and protection of human rights in the context of peaceful protests during crisis situations. This submission focuses on the challenges faced by children and young people to enjoy these rights in Scotland.
May 2021. This submission focuses on the challenges faced by children and young people to enjoy the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and association while advancing climate justice in Scotland.
March 2021. The Commissioner’s submission to the High Commissioner’s office.
December 2020. Our office has submitted a response to a Call for Input from the UN Human Rights Office Report on Child Rights and the Sustainable Development goals.