ICJ submission to the Committee on the Rights of the Child for the Examination of the Fourth Periodic Report of Australia

During the 60th session of the Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) in Geneva, the CRC will undertake an examination of Australia’s fourth periodic report under the Convention on the Rights of the Child. Focussed primarily on the issue of the business and child rights, the International Commission of Jurists has made a submission to the CRC addressing issues concerning: (1) the Tobacco Packaging Bill and its potential impact on children’s rights; (2) mining companies and children’s rights; (3) children in migration detention centres; (4) the operation of investment and export credit agencies; (5) the operation of internet service providers; (6) the situation of working parents; and (7) the exploitation of workers’ and children’s rights.

Australia-4th report CRC-legal submission-2012

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