Child Rights

Course Outline

This lecture focuses on Child Rights within the local, regional and international context. It covers the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and makes reference to a number of regional conventions and guidelines from the Council of Europe, Hague Committee and European Commission, all of which apply to Malta. References to child rights in Malta are scattered in various pieces of legislation and the session will attempt to help participants unravel the system.

Lecturer : Dr. Ruth Farrugia

Who should attend?

The lecture would be valuable to professionals who work with children, including teachers, social workers, lawyers, doctors, counsellors, psychologists, nurses, the clergy, NGO staff and the general public.

Venue, Date and Time

Institute of Legal Studies Tuition Centre, 19/12 Vincenti Buildings, Strait Street, Valletta VLT1432

Monday 24th June, 2013      1530 – 1830 hrs including a coffee break

Participation Fee

€ 45; cheques are payable to Institute of legal Studies Malta.


A certificate of attendance will be issued to all participants who attend the session.


If you are interested kindly use our online registration form.


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