Reservations to the Convention on the Rights of the Child: a look at the reservations of Asian State Parties

The document consists of three parties. The first is a general review of the basic rules regarding reservations to treaties. The second part contains a country-by-country review, outlining the reservations made by Bangladesh, China, India, Indonesia, South Korea, Myanmar, Pakistan and Thailand. The third part contains conclusions, focusing on the best strategies for NGO advocacy with regard to these reservations to the Convention of the Rights of the Child.

Asia-Convention Rights of the Child-non-legal submission-1994-eng (full text in English, PDF)

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