Le Défenseur des droits (France): Enfants confiés, enfants placés: défendre et promouvoir leurs droits

Rapport 2011 consacré aux droits de l'enfant (2011 report on children's rights by the French Ombudsman)

On the occasion of the International Day of the Rights of the Child, 20th November, and in accordance with the Organic Law of 29 March 2011, the French Ombudsman sent to the President of the Republic its first report on children's rights.

This report addresses the theme of children living in institutions and analyses whether their rights are being respected, five years after the reforming law on child protection.

Download report.