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CRC concluding observations 2016, paragraph 23

UN recommendation

Plain English recommendation

Government should:

Urgently tackle the ‘intolerance of childhood’ and negative public attitudes towards children, especially teenagers, in society and the media.


Original UN recommendation

23. The Committee recalls its previous recommendation that the State party take urgent measures to address the “intolerance of childhood” and general negative public attitude towards children, especially adolescents, within society, including in the media.

Date of UN examination

23/05/2016

UN article number

2 (without discrimination)

Last updated on 08/10/2019