General comment No. 19 (2016) on public budgeting for the realization of children’s rights (art. 4)

General comment No. 19 (2016) on public budgeting for the realization of children’s rights (art. 4)
Committee on the Rights of the Child | 2016

The present general comment will assist States parties in the implementation of article 4 in relation to public budgets. It identifies States parties’ obligations and makes recommendations on how to realize all the rights under the Convention, especially those of children in vulnerable situations, through effective, efficient, equitable, transparent and sustainable public budget decision-making.

The objective of the general comment is to improve understanding of the obligations under the Convention in relation to budgeting for children’s rights so as to strengthen the realization of those rights, and to promote real change in the way budgets are planned, enacted, executed and followed up in order to advance implementation of the Convention and its Optional Protocols.

Scope
International
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Languages
English
Fecha aprobación
Keywords
Rights
Education
Minors
Child
Public Policy
Prevention
Protection
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