The United Nations convention on the rights of the child and HIV/AIDS
McMillan, A. Schrader and Simkiss, Douglas E. (2009) The United Nations convention on the rights of the child and HIV/AIDS. Journal of Tropical Pediatrics, Vol.55 (No.2). pp. 71-72. ISSN 0142-6338Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/tropej/fmp024
The development of the human rights framework in place today can be charted back to the creation of the United Nations (UN) following the Second World War. The system of treaties gives formal recognition to certain rights for all human beings that states have a duty to uphold and protect. Children fall within the bounds of all human rights treaties but, because of their unique biological, economic and social dependency, children need extra care and protection and these are enshrined in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC).
|Item Type:||Journal Item|
|Subjects:||R Medicine > RJ Pediatrics
R Medicine > RC Internal medicine
|Divisions:||Faculty of Medicine > Warwick Medical School > Mental Health and Wellbeing
Faculty of Medicine > Warwick Medical School
|Journal or Publication Title:||Journal of Tropical Pediatrics|
|Publisher:||Oxford University Press|
|Number of Pages:||2|
|Page Range:||pp. 71-72|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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