Climate change and the rights of children – Useful Links

UN Committee on the Rights of the Child website

Pacific Islands Students Fighting Climate Change (PISFCC) website

Media release on the new Committee on the Rights of the Child General Comment on Children's rights and the environment with a special focus on climate change

Website for General Comment 25 on children’s rights in relation to the digital environment  Includes links to submissions from States, Regional organisations and UN agencies, National human rights institutions and children’s commissioners and other stakeholders on General Comment 25

Article on the standing of General Comments (specifically on CRC General Comment 16)

The Convention on the Rights of the Child, migration, and Australia: repositioning the convention from being a ‘wish list’ to a ‘to do list’ The 2018 Australian Human Rights Institute Annual Lecture. Lecture presented by Benyam Dawit Mezmur, a previous chairperson of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child

UNICEF Report – The Climate Crisis is a Child Rights Crisis

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report

Report of the International Law Association Dr Otani mentioned is available as "Conference Report Berlin 2004"  Paid report

A short explainer animation of PISFCC campaign: The International Court of Justice Advisory Opinion on Climate Change and Human Rights (ICJAO campaign)

Global network's website for ICJAO campaign

CRC Simplified Reporting Procedure

Guidelines for States Parties periodic reports on CRC

General Comment 16 on State obligations regarding the impact of the business sector on children’s rights

CRC Day of General Discussion (DGD) 2018

Useful links from the 8th CRC Webinar, in conjunction with Youth Law Australia and Australian Lawyers for Human Rights.