20 Years - The Convention on the Rights of the Child

Child-friendly resources

All resources are downloadable PDFs unless indicated.

The child-friendly CRC in English

Rights for every child

Little Book of Children’s Rights and Responsibilities

Know your rights and responsibilities

UN Convention on the Rights of the Child in Child Friendly Language

Children’s Rights and Responsiblities

Child Rights Flyer

The child-friendly CRC in French

La Convention des droits de l'enfant

A 14-page book on the rights of the child, as well as a leaflet, a poster, a sticker, and a tee-shirt

The child-friendly CRC in German

Konvention über die Rechte des Kindes

More resources in German (external website)

Other child-friendly versions

The child-friendly CRC in Italian

The child-friendly CRC in Ukrainian

The child-friendly CRC in your language (external website)
See the CRC in 58 languages including child-friendly versions in English, Farsi, German, Macedonian, Norwegian, Russian, Sinhala, Slovak, Swedish, Tetum, Turkmen & Welsh.

For educators

Stand up For Children’s Rights
A teaching resource for teachers working with 11-16 year olds to explore children's rights. It celebrates the CRC, raising awareness of children’s rights and of the 20th anniversary.

Children’s Right to be Protected from Violence

United Nations Study on Violence Against Children

United Nations on Justice involving Child Victims

It’s About Ability: the Rights of People with Disabilities

Free Meena comic books (external website)
Meena is a spirited, nine-year-old cartoon character girl from South Asia who braves the world – whether in her efforts to go to school or in fighting the stigma surrounding HIV/AIDS in her village. UNICEF developed Meena to change behaviour that hampers the survival, protection and development of girls in South Asia.

For journalists and journalism students

Syllabus for journalism students (external website)
Child-rights training for journalists developed by UNICEF Turkey and Dublin Institute of Technology

Media Guide: All Rights for All Children

Children in the Media: A Guide to Media Policy Affecting Children in Malaysia

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