Children's Rights in Timor Leste
Franciscans International and Marist International Solidarity Foundation delivered an oral statement on the adoption of the UPR report for Timor Leste during the 19th Session of the UN Human Rights Council. It highlighted children's rights with a special emphasis on the rights to education, the rights of persons with disabilities, and violence against children, particularly within the juvenile justice system. The NGOs called the Government to maintain its commitment to promoting universal primary education.
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