Working with parliaments
UNICEF press releases from Central & Eastern Europe (CEE) and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) from 2011 with a focus on working with parliaments.
Children Discuss Inclusion with Ministers and Parliamentarians on the 22nd Anniversary of UN CRC
PODGORICA, 21 November, 2011 - On the occasion of the anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child, more than 60 children from all over Montenegro had an opportunity to ask questions related to key child rights issues to the high government
UNICEF Applauds Establishment of Parliamentary Group on Child Rights in Armenia
YEREVAN, Armenia, 11 November 2011 - Speaker of the National Assembly of Armenia Hovik Abrahamyan signed a decree, setting up a Multi-Partisan Parliamentary Group on Child Rights.
UNICEF and IPU Call on Lawmakers to Involve Children in Parliamentary Processes
2 November 2011 - As the principal representatives of their constituents, including children, parliamentarians are uniquely placed to give the views of children – especially those who are the most deprived and most vulnerable – a platform in their work.
Parliamentarians urged to support reforms to develop, protect the most vulnerable children
YEREVAN, Armenia, 14 June 2011 — A major conference of Parliamentarians from Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States was urged today to speed up reforms to support the development and protection of vulnerable children.