The UN Committee on the Rights of the Child

French title: 
Le Comité des droits de l’enfant de l’ONU
Description (English): 

In September, the UN will examine Canada's compliance with the Convention on the Rights of the Child. Learn about the role of the Office of the Provincial Advocate in advancing the rights of children; including refugee/immigrant and first nations youth; familiarize yourselves with the UN examination process; discuss strategies for involving youth, and share experiences ensuring that newcomer youth and refugee youth enjoy their rights. We will refer to the specific issues identified by the UN Committee, gaining from the perspectives of the participants.