Azerbaijan Still has Problems Regarding Protection of Children Rights - Head of State Committee


Azerbaijan still has problems in the field of protecting rights of children, the Head of the State Committee for Family, Women, and Children Issues Bahar Muradova said at the V All-Republican Forum of Azerbaijani Children held in Baku, Trend reports on Nov.18.

According to Muradova, there are still reports of early marriages.

"Another problem is violence against children," Muradova said.

She noted that special committees are functioning in the districts to combat these negative phenomena.

“The responsibility of parents is also an important issue of protecting the rights of children,” Muradova said.