Title Convention on the Rights of the Child
Publisher UN General Assembly
Publication Date 20 November 1989
Topics Children's rights | Human rights and fundamental freedoms | Treaties / Agreements / Charters / Protocols / Conventions / Declarations
Citation / Document Symbol United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 1577, p. 3
Reference Entry into force: 2 September 1990
Other Languages / Attachments French | Georgian | Greek | Russian | Signatory States, Declarations and Reservations | Spanish
Cite as UN General Assembly, Convention on the Rights of the Child, 20 November 1989, United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 1577, p. 3, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6b38f0.html [accessed 24 July 2016]
Comments The Convention on the Rights of the Child was adopted and opened for signature, ratification and accession by General Assembly resolution 44/25 of 20 November 1989. It entered into force on 2 September 1990, in accordance with article 49.