Lebanon: Discrimination against Palestinians must end without delay [Arabic] The Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) released its concluding observations on Lebanon’s implementation of the Convention on the Rights of the Child on 2 June, following its examination of the country’s third periodic report in May. The CRC expressed its concern over “the persistent de facto discrimination faced by… Palestinian children…” as well as other vulnerable groups, “especially with regard to their access to adequate social and health services and educational facilities.”
Lebanon: Limitations on Rights of Palestinian Refugee Children [Arabic] This document is submitted by Amnesty International to the Committee on the Rights of the Child on the occasion of the examination of Lebanon’s third periodic report. The submission addresses some of Amnesty International’s specific concerns relating to the rights of Palestinian children in Lebanon and is an outcome of the organization’s research into the conditions of Palestinian refugees in Lebanon.
Limitations on Rights of Palestinian Refugee Children This report provides supplementary information on Colombia's third periodic report on the implementation of the CRC. It highlights several areas of concern related to the status of the reproductive health and rights of girls and adolescents in Colombia, with a focus on discriminatory or inadequate laws and policies.