On Universal Children’s Day, 20 November 2015, several Members of the European Parliament expressed what the United Nations Conventions on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) means to them and what its impact is on the lives of children.

The co-chairs of the European Parliament Intergroup on Children’s Rights MEP Anna Maria Corazza Bildt (PPE) and MEP Caterina Chinnici (S&D) have sent, together with group’s vice-presidents MEP Nathalie Griesbeck (ALDE) , MEP Jean Lambert (Verts/ALE) and MEP Timothy Kirkhope (ECR), a Parliamentary question to the...

  Strasbourg– 30 April 2015   Children are suffering of crisis, conflicts and refugees tragedies in and around Europe.   The Intergroup on children’s rights in the European Parliament asks the European Commission to propose actions to fulfill the rights of billions of children  the world over, including over 100...

The European Parliament expressed in the Resolution on the 25th anniversary of the UNCRC its will to create an intergroup on children’s rights and well-being, based on the Child Rights Manifesto authored by the Child Rights Action Group (CRAG). Specifically, the European Parliament describes the intergroup on...