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UNCRC incorporation 'to the max' is right and welcome

... UNCRC incorporation 'to the max' is right and welcome 22 November 2019 We have responded to the Scottish Government’s announcement on Wednesday that ministers are committed to a ‘maximalist’ approach to incorporation of the United...


UNCRC incorporation: the day we make history

... UNCRC incorporation: the date we make history 16 Mar 2021 Our Head of Policy, Projects & Participation Amy Woodhouse on what today means for children and the country's future I do cringe a bit using words like ‘historic’ to describe...


Scottish Government "must act on UNCRC incorporation now"

... Scottish Government "must act on UNCRC incorporation now" 28 Aug 2019 Children in Scotland has reiterated its call for full incorporation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) and urged the Scottish Government to...

Children's rights Consultation response Policy UNCRC

Children's Rights and UNCRC training

... Children's Rights and the UNCRC Training Bridging Policy and Practice Bespoke rights training tailored to your organisation’s needs: when, where, and how you want it.   Children’s Rights Revolution Scotland is on the road to a...


Supreme Court ruling on the UK Government challenge of the UNCRC Bill

... Supreme Court ruling on the UK Government challenge of the UNCRC Bill 6 Oct 2021 Children in Scotland accepts the verdict of the Supreme Court to rule in favour of the UK Government’s challenge of the United Nations Convention on the...


What better way than a Bill to mark the UNCRC's birthday?

... What better way than a bill to mark the UNCRC’s birthday? For our 25 Calls campaign, Bruce Adamson and young campaigner Ruby made a plea for children to be supported to become human rights defenders. One year on, he says Scotland is making...


How we can work together to stop child abuse before it starts

...here to browse training A day we make history Amy Woodhouse on what UNCRC incorporation means for the country's future Click here to read her blog Hope in hard times We've launched our...


Question time for politicians at Voices Forum hustings

...by Children in Scotland, said: “Don’t worry, I don’t want to discuss all 54 articles of the UNCRC, but I do hope that this event will help young people make informed decisions about who to vote for.” A broad range of Children in Scotland...


Opportunities lost: the impact of Brexit on the next generation

...of all this uncertainty and talk of restrictions, both Brexit and Covid-related. In January, the UNCRC Incorporation Bill unanimously passed stage one in the Scottish Parliament. The adoption of the United Nations Convention of the Rights of the...


 Introducing the Year of Childhood and our chance to give children power

...2021 Co-director of Children’s Parliament, Cathy McCulloch, explains why, on the cusp of UNCRC incorporation, it’s time to celebrate and step up our efforts to realise children’s rights A Year of Celebration This year, 2021, is a year...


“Passing legislation is only one part of the story”

...removed the defence of justifiable assault, giving children the same protection as adults, and the UNCRC Incorporation (Scotland) Bill was passed unanimously by the Scottish Parliament in March this year. These were such positive steps and we can...

Magazine

Licketyspit's workshop presentation - Making Children's Rights Real Across Scotland

...time is it, Mr No Rights Wolf?” game, the champions shared what’s important to them about UNCRC implementation and how adults can truly uphold their rights in practice, through equal group play. Click here to watch Licketyspit's video on...


Life through a child-rights lens

...very heart of what we do, writes Amy Woodhouse  As we edge closer to seeing the incorporation of UNCRC in Scots law realised, those of us working in the children’s sector have been reflecting on what this will mean for us as champions of...


‘Involve us in decisions about our education’: core message from young people echoed by OECD report

...message about involvement as it refocuses on the principles of CfE within the context of UNCRC incorporation. “Following incorporation, the right to having a say in decision-making will become a legal entitlement. “The government will...


Dana Vreeswijk

...as part of our Policy, Projects and Participation team. She leads on Children in Scotland’s UNCRC Children’s Rights training. Prior to joining Children in Scotland, Dana worked with MCR Pathways, supporting projects championing the...

vreeswijk

Making Children's Rights Real Across Scotland event summary

...of the event The online event aimed to support the third sector and partners to understand the UNCRC (Incorporation) (Scotland) Bill and to explore how we can further children’s rights through sharing practice and peer learning. Click here...


Children's Parliament keynote and workshop presentations - Making Children's Rights Real Across Scotland event

...the presentation slides. Click here to watch Children's Parliament's  "The time is now" video on UNCRC...


2021-26 Manifesto launches with calls to put wellbeing at the heart of Scottish budget, include under-16s in Citizens’ Assemblies, target air pollution and introduce a ‘hobby premium’

...Review, the introduction of the Equal Protection Act, and the promise of full incorporation of the UNCRC. “These are all powerful signs of the effectiveness of collective campaigning to make change for children, and we’ll be taking forward our...

budget Child protection community democracy economy Education environment equality Inequality Learning Manifesto Poverty rights Scottish Parliament UNCRC Wellbeing

Our view on the Programme for Government: Positive pledges on youth jobs and climate, more ambition needed on family support and fighting poverty

...Tuesday’s publication of the Programme for Government. Commenting on key policy areas including UNCRC incorporation, ELC expansion and health inequalities, our Head of Policy, Projects and Participation, Amy Woodhouse, said: UNCRC incorporation:...

communities Education environment Health Inequalities programme for government UNCRC

Children’s wellbeing and the Scottish budget (2020-2021)
budget community democracy economy Education equality Inequality Learning Manifesto Poverty rights Scottish Parliament UNCRC Wellbeing

Making rights real: new digital accessibility resource launches

...Day and the 30th anniversary of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC). Recite Me is an easy-to-use web accessibility tool, which includes: text to speech functionality dyslexia software an interactive...

accessibility Disability discrimination equality UNCRC

"We want Scotland to become the world's first child-friendly country"

...the First Minister to incorporate the principles of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) into Scots law and “to do it in the most effective way possible”.   The time has come to incorporate the CRC into domestic law. Unicef UK...

Magazine rights UNCRC Unicef

Challenging, different and unprecedented times; but we go on

Exams review decision ‘reflects commitment to equalities and values young people’s views’

...consideration of the rights and roles of young people, in the context of the incorporation of the UNCRC into Scottish law. Children in Scotland CEO Jackie Brock said: “The Priestley review valued the views and engagement of young people and...

Attainment Education equality exams rights SQA young people

The consequences of inequality and our chance to choose a different path

...that predate the pandemic. The Equal Protection Act, the Scottish Government’s promise of UNCRC incorporation ‘to the max’ and the Independent Care Review all signal the extent to which children’s voices have entered the political...


Our reaction to the Programme for Government: family wellbeing fund welcomed but disappointment at lack of progress on child payment level

...highlighted in the Programme for Government 2021-22, the timeline for commencement of the UNCRC (Incorporation) (Scotland) Bill is currently uncertain as we await the judgment of the UK Supreme Court. “However, we welcome the Scottish...

childcare Children's rights environment equality family support programme for government Wellbeing

Blast from the past: Young people learn to connect heritage, modernity and personal identity

...Heritage Hunters, took place in 2019 and was built on the foundations of Article 31 of the UNCRC which states that children have the right to freely participate in cultural life and the arts. It brought together 140 children across six...

heritage living museums museums

25 and Up: The ‘old normal’ meant acceptance of injustice for too many families. We can’t go back to it

...blog for Challenge Poverty Week, Clare Simpson revisits her 25 Calls contribution, arguing that UNCRC incorporation and the work of the Care Review provide the scaffolding for change Scotland’s families need Back in 2018 when we made our call...

25 and Up 25 calls Care Review Families family support Inequality Parenting across Scotland Poverty the Promise UNCRC

Funding, rights, travel and trade top concerns for young people in Scotland’s post-Brexit relationship with Europe

...and infrastructure. Rights Children’s rights to education and health, as set out in the UNCRC, must be met and strengthened after the UK leaves the EU. Information should be provided to support children and young people to learn about...

Brexit Children economy EU Europe funding Participation referendum rights trade travel votes work young people

Education reform consultation: ‘We need to learn from policy, research and practice to ensure reform is fit for purpose”

...will not only ensure we have a system fit for purpose, but will help realise the ambitions of the UNCRC in delivering education that is child-centred, child-friendly and empowering for all." Within our consultation response, we also call for all...

Curriculum for Excellence Education education reform

Marie Harrison

...that affect them. She has been involved in various projects aimed at creating awareness of the UNCRC and children’s rights both on international, national and local level. Marie holds a degree in Aesthetics and culture and has used her skills...

harrison

About us

...rights focus. It is underpinned by the United Nations Convention for the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) (click here for more) and we are part of Together Scotland (click here for more), an alliance of Scottish children's charities that works...


News: New child-led research into justice in Scotland

...in relation to issues that are important to them has significant implications for The Promise, UNCRC incorporation, and aspirations for a rights-respecting youth justice system. As Scotland moves further towards alternative approaches to...

child rights child-led participation and engagement youth justice

Member directory: full

...and carers | thrivingfamilies.org.uk Together Alliance of children’s charities promoting the UNCRC’s implementation | together.org.uk Torbain Primary School Primary school |...


Reflecting on children’s rights in Scotland and Europe

...Europe. I like helping to make a change. In Scotland we have the opportunity to incorporate the UNCRC into law, and I want to share this around Europe and help children and young people enjoy their rights. Since joining the group in March 2022 I...


“It’s important to remember these are not just numbers – these are real people”

...Government’s commitment to incorporate the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) into Scots Law, it was important for the group to be confident that they knew which UNCRC Articles were relevant to ensuring children and...


eLearning Hub

...of the incorporation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (also known as UNCRC) into Scottish law, this course is designed to support you to develop your knowledge about children’s rights as well as the current policy...


What is participation?

...and to have their views considered and taken seriously. Click here to find out more about the UNCRC - from our friends at the Commissioner for Children and Young People Scotland The UN Committee on the Rights of the Child describes...


Participation

Leah Duncan-Karrim

...Masters degree in East Asian Relations at the University of Edinburgh. Her dissertation focuses on UNCRC compliance within Chinese provincial government...

duncan

News: New postgraduate certificate on children and young people in conflict with the law

...is at a crucial stage in its children’s rights journey with the upcoming implementation of the UNCRC. Through providing further education for professionals working with children and young people, we believe a positive difference will be made...

CPD youth justice

Peter Rigg

...as Convener of its Justice Committee has advocated young people’s interests on issues such as UNCRC incorporation, age of criminal responsibility and biometric data.   Internationally, Peter has experience of youth representation as a...

rigg

News: Minimum age of criminal responsibility legislation fully commenced

...of criminal responsibility children and young people Children's rights UNCRC youth justice Today marks the full commencement of the Age of Criminal Responsibility (Scotland) Act 2019 meaning children under...

age of criminal responsibility children and young people Children's rights UNCRC youth justice

Comment: Despite the increase in age of criminal responsibility we are still failing our children

...of criminal responsibility children and young people Children's rights UNCRC youth justice Thirty years since the UK ratified the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) some children are...

age of criminal responsibility children and young people Children's rights UNCRC youth justice

News: Calls for child priorities ahead of Scottish Budget

...support and mental health services, while continuing spending plans for the implementation of the UNCRC, which can and must continue alongside action to respond to the supreme court's ruling. “The budget should embody the spirit of the recent...

budget child poverty Poverty Scottish Government

Looking down the lens to stop bullying in its tracks

News: Co-created resource offers support for young people and families involved in the Scottish justice system

...of CYCJ’s ground-breaking research on children’s rights in the justice system and the UNCRC, as well guides to the Scottish justice system and young people’s rights in custody. It also signposts to groups people can get involved with...

engagement Participation Support youth justice

News: MSPs urged to withhold consent for Nationalities and Borders Bill

...22 February, 2022 by Jennifer Drummond child rights human rights refugee UNCRC Organisations from across the third sector are urging Scotland to vote down the UK Nationalities and Borders Bill on the grounds that it...

child rights human rights refugee UNCRC

Government ‘must be brave’ in leading education reforms, focusing on rights, early years and meeting all learners’ needs

...Muir’s report, including: The focus on a child rights approach, with Article 29 of the UNCRC explicitly referred to Increased recognition of the role and value of the early years A review of the roles and purposes of assessment, so that...

additional support for learning Children's rights Early years Education education reform inclusion Inclusion Ambassadors learners report

Member directory: T-Z

...and carers | thrivingfamilies.org.uk Together Alliance of children’s charities promoting the UNCRC’s implementation | together.org.uk Torbain Primary School Primary school |...


News: State of Children’s Rights report published

...2 March 2022, by Nina Joynson Children's rights Participation third sector UNCRC youth justice The annual State of Children's Rights report, published by Together, highlights challenges faced by the children's...

Children's rights Participation third sector UNCRC youth justice

News: Young people present key issues to Scottish Cabinet

...change Education environment equality Health LGBT Mental Health UNCRC Young people across Scotland met today with the First Minister and her Cabinet in the sixth annual Cabinet Meeting with Children and...

Children's rights climate change Education environment equality Health LGBT Mental Health UNCRC

Issue 2 (Summer 2022)


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UNCRC incorporation 'to the max' is right and welcome

... UNCRC incorporation 'to the max' is right and welcome 22 November 2019 We have responded to the Scottish Government’s announcement on Wednesday that ministers are committed to a ‘maximalist’ approach to incorporation of the United...


UNCRC incorporation: the day we make history

... UNCRC incorporation: the date we make history 16 Mar 2021 Our Head of Policy, Projects & Participation Amy Woodhouse on what today means for children and the country's future I do cringe a bit using words like ‘historic’ to describe...


Scottish Government "must act on UNCRC incorporation now"

... Scottish Government "must act on UNCRC incorporation now" 28 Aug 2019 Children in Scotland has reiterated its call for full incorporation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) and urged the Scottish Government to...

Children's rights Consultation response Policy UNCRC

Supreme Court ruling on the UK Government challenge of the UNCRC Bill

... Supreme Court ruling on the UK Government challenge of the UNCRC Bill 6 Oct 2021 Children in Scotland accepts the verdict of the Supreme Court to rule in favour of the UK Government’s challenge of the United Nations Convention on the...


How we can work together to stop child abuse before it starts

...here to browse training A day we make history Amy Woodhouse on what UNCRC incorporation means for the country's future Click here to read her blog Hope in hard times We've launched our...


Question time for politicians at Voices Forum hustings

...by Children in Scotland, said: “Don’t worry, I don’t want to discuss all 54 articles of the UNCRC, but I do hope that this event will help young people make informed decisions about who to vote for.” A broad range of Children in Scotland...


Opportunities lost: the impact of Brexit on the next generation

...of all this uncertainty and talk of restrictions, both Brexit and Covid-related. In January, the UNCRC Incorporation Bill unanimously passed stage one in the Scottish Parliament. The adoption of the United Nations Convention of the Rights of the...


 Introducing the Year of Childhood and our chance to give children power

...2021 Co-director of Children’s Parliament, Cathy McCulloch, explains why, on the cusp of UNCRC incorporation, it’s time to celebrate and step up our efforts to realise children’s rights A Year of Celebration This year, 2021, is a year...


Life through a child-rights lens

...very heart of what we do, writes Amy Woodhouse  As we edge closer to seeing the incorporation of UNCRC in Scots law realised, those of us working in the children’s sector have been reflecting on what this will mean for us as champions of...


‘Involve us in decisions about our education’: core message from young people echoed by OECD report

...message about involvement as it refocuses on the principles of CfE within the context of UNCRC incorporation. “Following incorporation, the right to having a say in decision-making will become a legal entitlement. “The government will...


2021-26 Manifesto launches with calls to put wellbeing at the heart of Scottish budget, include under-16s in Citizens’ Assemblies, target air pollution and introduce a ‘hobby premium’

...Review, the introduction of the Equal Protection Act, and the promise of full incorporation of the UNCRC. “These are all powerful signs of the effectiveness of collective campaigning to make change for children, and we’ll be taking forward our...

budget Child protection community democracy economy Education environment equality Inequality Learning Manifesto Poverty rights Scottish Parliament UNCRC Wellbeing

Our view on the Programme for Government: Positive pledges on youth jobs and climate, more ambition needed on family support and fighting poverty

...Tuesday’s publication of the Programme for Government. Commenting on key policy areas including UNCRC incorporation, ELC expansion and health inequalities, our Head of Policy, Projects and Participation, Amy Woodhouse, said: UNCRC incorporation:...

communities Education environment Health Inequalities programme for government UNCRC

Making rights real: new digital accessibility resource launches

...Day and the 30th anniversary of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC). Recite Me is an easy-to-use web accessibility tool, which includes: text to speech functionality dyslexia software an interactive...

accessibility Disability discrimination equality UNCRC

Challenging, different and unprecedented times; but we go on

Exams review decision ‘reflects commitment to equalities and values young people’s views’

...consideration of the rights and roles of young people, in the context of the incorporation of the UNCRC into Scottish law. Children in Scotland CEO Jackie Brock said: “The Priestley review valued the views and engagement of young people and...

Attainment Education equality exams rights SQA young people

The consequences of inequality and our chance to choose a different path

...that predate the pandemic. The Equal Protection Act, the Scottish Government’s promise of UNCRC incorporation ‘to the max’ and the Independent Care Review all signal the extent to which children’s voices have entered the political...


Our reaction to the Programme for Government: family wellbeing fund welcomed but disappointment at lack of progress on child payment level

...highlighted in the Programme for Government 2021-22, the timeline for commencement of the UNCRC (Incorporation) (Scotland) Bill is currently uncertain as we await the judgment of the UK Supreme Court. “However, we welcome the Scottish...

childcare Children's rights environment equality family support programme for government Wellbeing

Blast from the past: Young people learn to connect heritage, modernity and personal identity

...Heritage Hunters, took place in 2019 and was built on the foundations of Article 31 of the UNCRC which states that children have the right to freely participate in cultural life and the arts. It brought together 140 children across six...

heritage living museums museums

25 and Up: The ‘old normal’ meant acceptance of injustice for too many families. We can’t go back to it

...blog for Challenge Poverty Week, Clare Simpson revisits her 25 Calls contribution, arguing that UNCRC incorporation and the work of the Care Review provide the scaffolding for change Scotland’s families need Back in 2018 when we made our call...

25 and Up 25 calls Care Review Families family support Inequality Parenting across Scotland Poverty the Promise UNCRC

Funding, rights, travel and trade top concerns for young people in Scotland’s post-Brexit relationship with Europe

...and infrastructure. Rights Children’s rights to education and health, as set out in the UNCRC, must be met and strengthened after the UK leaves the EU. Information should be provided to support children and young people to learn about...

Brexit Children economy EU Europe funding Participation referendum rights trade travel votes work young people

Education reform consultation: ‘We need to learn from policy, research and practice to ensure reform is fit for purpose”

...will not only ensure we have a system fit for purpose, but will help realise the ambitions of the UNCRC in delivering education that is child-centred, child-friendly and empowering for all." Within our consultation response, we also call for all...

Curriculum for Excellence Education education reform

Reflecting on children’s rights in Scotland and Europe

...Europe. I like helping to make a change. In Scotland we have the opportunity to incorporate the UNCRC into law, and I want to share this around Europe and help children and young people enjoy their rights. Since joining the group in March 2022 I...


“It’s important to remember these are not just numbers – these are real people”

...Government’s commitment to incorporate the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) into Scots Law, it was important for the group to be confident that they knew which UNCRC Articles were relevant to ensuring children and...


Looking down the lens to stop bullying in its tracks

Government ‘must be brave’ in leading education reforms, focusing on rights, early years and meeting all learners’ needs

...Muir’s report, including: The focus on a child rights approach, with Article 29 of the UNCRC explicitly referred to Increased recognition of the role and value of the early years A review of the roles and purposes of assessment, so that...

additional support for learning Children's rights Early years Education education reform inclusion Inclusion Ambassadors learners report


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Dana Vreeswijk

...as part of our Policy, Projects and Participation team. She leads on Children in Scotland’s UNCRC Children’s Rights training. Prior to joining Children in Scotland, Dana worked with MCR Pathways, supporting projects championing the...

vreeswijk

Marie Harrison

...that affect them. She has been involved in various projects aimed at creating awareness of the UNCRC and children’s rights both on international, national and local level. Marie holds a degree in Aesthetics and culture and has used her skills...

harrison

Leah Duncan-Karrim

...Masters degree in East Asian Relations at the University of Edinburgh. Her dissertation focuses on UNCRC compliance within Chinese provincial government...

duncan


Licketyspit's workshop presentation - Making Children's Rights Real Across Scotland

...time is it, Mr No Rights Wolf?” game, the champions shared what’s important to them about UNCRC implementation and how adults can truly uphold their rights in practice, through equal group play. Click here to watch Licketyspit's video on...


Children's Parliament keynote and workshop presentations - Making Children's Rights Real Across Scotland event

...the presentation slides. Click here to watch Children's Parliament's  "The time is now" video on UNCRC...


About us

...rights focus. It is underpinned by the United Nations Convention for the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) (click here for more) and we are part of Together Scotland (click here for more), an alliance of Scottish children's charities that works...


eLearning Hub

...of the incorporation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (also known as UNCRC) into Scottish law, this course is designed to support you to develop your knowledge about children’s rights as well as the current policy...


Participation


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Children's Rights and UNCRC training
post

... Children's Rights and the UNCRC Training Bridging Policy and Practice Bespoke rights training tailored to your organisation’s needs: when, where, and how you want it.   Children’s Rights Revolution Scotland is on the road to a...


What better way than a Bill to mark the UNCRC's birthday?
post

... What better way than a bill to mark the UNCRC’s birthday? For our 25 Calls campaign, Bruce Adamson and young campaigner Ruby made a plea for children to be supported to become human rights defenders. One year on, he says Scotland is making...


“Passing legislation is only one part of the story”
post

...removed the defence of justifiable assault, giving children the same protection as adults, and the UNCRC Incorporation (Scotland) Bill was passed unanimously by the Scottish Parliament in March this year. These were such positive steps and we can...

Magazine

Making Children's Rights Real Across Scotland event summary
post

...of the event The online event aimed to support the third sector and partners to understand the UNCRC (Incorporation) (Scotland) Bill and to explore how we can further children’s rights through sharing practice and peer learning. Click here...


"We want Scotland to become the world's first child-friendly country"
post

...the First Minister to incorporate the principles of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) into Scots law and “to do it in the most effective way possible”.   The time has come to incorporate the CRC into domestic law. Unicef UK...

Magazine rights UNCRC Unicef

News: New child-led research into justice in Scotland
post

...in relation to issues that are important to them has significant implications for The Promise, UNCRC incorporation, and aspirations for a rights-respecting youth justice system. As Scotland moves further towards alternative approaches to...

child rights child-led participation and engagement youth justice

Member directory: full
post

...and carers | thrivingfamilies.org.uk Together Alliance of children’s charities promoting the UNCRC’s implementation | together.org.uk Torbain Primary School Primary school |...


What is participation?
post

...and to have their views considered and taken seriously. Click here to find out more about the UNCRC - from our friends at the Commissioner for Children and Young People Scotland The UN Committee on the Rights of the Child describes...


News: New postgraduate certificate on children and young people in conflict with the law
post

...is at a crucial stage in its children’s rights journey with the upcoming implementation of the UNCRC. Through providing further education for professionals working with children and young people, we believe a positive difference will be made...

CPD youth justice

Peter Rigg
post

...as Convener of its Justice Committee has advocated young people’s interests on issues such as UNCRC incorporation, age of criminal responsibility and biometric data.   Internationally, Peter has experience of youth representation as a...

rigg

News: Minimum age of criminal responsibility legislation fully commenced
post

...of criminal responsibility children and young people Children's rights UNCRC youth justice Today marks the full commencement of the Age of Criminal Responsibility (Scotland) Act 2019 meaning children under...

age of criminal responsibility children and young people Children's rights UNCRC youth justice

Comment: Despite the increase in age of criminal responsibility we are still failing our children
post

...of criminal responsibility children and young people Children's rights UNCRC youth justice Thirty years since the UK ratified the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) some children are...

age of criminal responsibility children and young people Children's rights UNCRC youth justice

News: Calls for child priorities ahead of Scottish Budget
post

...support and mental health services, while continuing spending plans for the implementation of the UNCRC, which can and must continue alongside action to respond to the supreme court's ruling. “The budget should embody the spirit of the recent...

budget child poverty Poverty Scottish Government

News: Co-created resource offers support for young people and families involved in the Scottish justice system
post

...of CYCJ’s ground-breaking research on children’s rights in the justice system and the UNCRC, as well guides to the Scottish justice system and young people’s rights in custody. It also signposts to groups people can get involved with...

engagement Participation Support youth justice

News: MSPs urged to withhold consent for Nationalities and Borders Bill
post

...22 February, 2022 by Jennifer Drummond child rights human rights refugee UNCRC Organisations from across the third sector are urging Scotland to vote down the UK Nationalities and Borders Bill on the grounds that it...

child rights human rights refugee UNCRC

Member directory: T-Z
post

...and carers | thrivingfamilies.org.uk Together Alliance of children’s charities promoting the UNCRC’s implementation | together.org.uk Torbain Primary School Primary school |...


News: State of Children’s Rights report published
post

...2 March 2022, by Nina Joynson Children's rights Participation third sector UNCRC youth justice The annual State of Children's Rights report, published by Together, highlights challenges faced by the children's...

Children's rights Participation third sector UNCRC youth justice

News: Young people present key issues to Scottish Cabinet
post

...change Education environment equality Health LGBT Mental Health UNCRC Young people across Scotland met today with the First Minister and her Cabinet in the sixth annual Cabinet Meeting with Children and...

Children's rights climate change Education environment equality Health LGBT Mental Health UNCRC

Issue 2 (Summer 2022)
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