Call for submissions: Report on the status of the right to education

UNICEF and the OHCHR are preparing a report on children's rights with a focus on the right to education

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The Resolution on the “Rights of the Child”, adopted by the UN General Assembly in December 2014, requests the Secretary-General to submit at its 17th session a comprehensive report on the rights of the child containing information on the status of the Convention on the Rights of the Child and the issues addressed in the present resolution, with a focus on the right to education.

To assist in the preparation of the report by UNICEF and the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), interested organisations and individuals are invited to submit relevant information on the priority theme of the resolution mentioned above.

The deadline for submissions is 2 April 2015.

More information available here.