Inter-American Meeting on Corporal Punishment against Children

Inter-American Meeting on Corporal Punishment against Children   With the purpose of generating a space for the analysis of challenges and exchange of good practices to end corporal punishment against children in the region, the Government of Mexico, the Special Representative of the Secretary General of the United Nations on Violence against Children, the Rapporteurship on the Rights of Children of the IACHR, the Latin American and Caribbean Network for the defense of the rights of chil...
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Regional Consultation on the Protection of Children from School Harassment

Regional Consultation on the Protection of Children from School Harassment   On April 27, an Expert Consultation on the Protection of Children of School Harassment will be held in Mexico City.   The purpose of this consultation is to enrich the knowledge and enhance the experiences and national actions of the countries of the Americas to promote a culture of peace, prevent and end violence, in particular harassment and cyberbullying.   The IIN, the Government of Mexico, the ...
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The IIN and the IACHR against violence

The IIN and the IACHR against violence   This region is afflicted with deep inequalities that generate proper environments for the emergence of groups dedicated to criminal activities and associated to that the concerning levels of violence and crime. This constitutes a serious problem of human rights and exposes children and adolescents to a set of violations of their rights.     The IIN and the Rapporteurship on the Rights of the Child, share the conviction that violence ...
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Presentation of the Report on Juvenile Justice and Human Rights in the Americas

Presentation of the Report on Juvenile Justice and Human Rights in the Americas   The report on Juvenile Justice and Human Rights in the Americas produced by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR), with the support of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), UNICEF, Save the Children and the State of Luxembourg was presented in Montevideo, Uruguay, on 17 November 2011.   n this report, the IACHR makes recommendations with the purpose of strengthening institutions, ...
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