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Dean Ambrose
Dean Ambrose Campaign leader

The main point of this website is to provide facts about the international laws in place that relate to child soldiers and whether…Read More

Child Soldiers International - International Standards

Child Soldiers International promotes the adoption and implementation of international legal standards protecting children from military recruitment or use in hostilities. The following is a summary of the main international and regional legal standards relating to child soldiers: 1. International Human Rights Law Optional Protocol to the…Read More
Dean Ambrose
Dean Ambrose Campaign leader

This website tells you how much child soldiers suffer and what they’re going through. The reason people should read this article is because…Read More

Child Soldiers | Children of Conflict | BBC World Service

300,000 There are an estimated three hundred thousand child soldiers around the world. Every year the number grows as more children are recruited for use in active combat. Here you can listen to these children explain how they became soldiers, what stops them from leaving and how some have managed to build new lives for themselves. 'When shall I…Read More
Dean Ambrose
Dean Ambrose Campaign leader

The main point of this website is to tell you about the UN Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child and projects…Read More

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child

Text in PDF Format Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict Adopted and opened for signature, ratification and accession by General Assembly resolution A/RES/54/263 of 25 May 2000entry into force 12 February 2002 The States Parties to the present Protocol, Encouraged by…Read More
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