oa Article 19 - African child rights organisations urge governments in Africa to ban all forms of corporal punishment of children : press release

Volume 4 Number 2
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A wide range of child rights organisations from across Africa will present a submission to the African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child in Addis Ababa today requesting the Committee to issue a written statement urging states in Africa to prohibit corporal and other forms of humiliating punishment of children in all settings and to promote measures to implement and promote this prohibition.

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