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The UN General Assembly adopted a new Optional Protocol to the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC)

On 19 December 2011, the UN General Assembly adopted a new Optional Protocol to the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) establishing a complaints procedure for violations of children’s rights.  The new optional protocol will strengthen the protection for children's rights globally.  UNICEF will continue on-going efforts to  strengthen national mechanisms to address violations of children's rights.

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