Our new issue, “War Is a Racket,” is out now. Get a discounted $20 print subscription today!

Convention on the Rights of the Child

Editors

Ratified November 20, 1989

Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images

Abridged, obviously. The States Parties to the present Convention, 196 countries are parties to the convention — that’s every member-state of the United Nations, except the United States. Recalling that, in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the United Nations has proclaimed that childhood is entitled to special care and assistance, Have agreed as follows: […]

Sorry, but this article is available to subscribers only. Please log in or become a subscriber.

{{ login_error }}
Forgot Password Icon Forgot your password?