Status of the Convention on the Rights of the Child: Report of the Secretary-General

UN Secretary-General

In its resolution 73/155, the General Assembly requested the Secretary-General to submit to it at its seventy-fourth session a comprehensive report on the rights of the child containing information on the status of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, with a focus on children without parental care. The present report outlines Legal and normative framework related to children without parental care, Programmatic advances for children without parental care, Ongoing challenges to care reform, and Conclusions and recommendations.