CHILDREN RIGHTS

  • Non discrimination among children.
  • Rights to name and nationality.
  • Disabled child to be given special treatment, education and care.
  • Right to education, which should be free and compulsory, atleast in the elementary stages. 
  • Protection for practices that may foster racial, religious and other form of discriminations. 
  • The child should be among the first to receive protection and  relief in all circumstances.
  • protection against all form of neglect, harshness and exploitation including that associated with employment.  
  • Right to social security, adequate nutrition, housing and medical facilities.
  • The need for love and understanding so that child grows in the care and responsibility of his/her parents and in an atmosphere of affection and moral and material security.