Title CRC General Comment No. 8 (2006): The Right of the Child to Protection from Corporal Punishment and Other Cruel or Degrading Forms of Punishment (Arts. 19; 28, Para. 2; and 37, inter alia)
Publisher UN Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC)
Publication Date 2 March 2007
Topics Children's rights | Freedom from torture, inhuman and degrading treatment
Citation / Document Symbol CRC/C/GC/8
Other Languages / Attachments Arabic | Chinese | French | Russian | Spanish
Cite as UN Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC), CRC General Comment No. 8 (2006): The Right of the Child to Protection from Corporal Punishment and Other Cruel or Degrading Forms of Punishment (Arts. 19; 28, Para. 2; and 37, inter alia), 2 March 2007, CRC/C/GC/8, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/460bc7772.html [accessed 19 December 2014]
Comments Forty-second session Geneva, 15 May-2 June 2006