Implementing the Child’s Right to Survival through Legislation

Country/Countries:

Principal Investigator:
Sofia Gruskin, Associate Professor of Health and Human Rights

Department:
Department of Global Health and Population/Program on International Health and Human Rights

Dates of Research:
March 5, 2007 — February 1, 2008

Description:

This project is part of a collaborative effort between UNICEF and WHO and builds upon the ongoing work of these agencies to support legislative reform at the country level, and to develop materials and tools to increase understanding of the importance of law and policies in realizing children’s rights. The output of the project will be a conceptual and substantive paper on “”implementing the child’s right to survival through legislation””.