Switzerland has acceded to the Optional Protocol to the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child on a communications procedure. The instrument of accession was officially handed over at the UN Headquarters in New York on 24 April 2017.

Call for applications for the 2017-2018 cycle of the Master of Advanced Studies in Children's Rights!

Defence for Children International & OMCT Genève are calling for papers: the Justice for Children Award is now open for applications!