Children's rights: how to promote a rights based approach in residential child care

Evelyn Vrouwenfelder

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    Abstract

    This paper promotes the use of children's rights in residential childcare. The 4 key principles of the UNCRC are used as tool to safeguard decision-making in Residential ChildCare. Examples are provided and the paper promotes a critical discussion throughout.
    Original languageEnglish
    TypeIn residence practice paper
    Number of pages4
    Place of PublicationGlasgow
    Publication statusPublished - Apr 2006

    Publication series

    NameIn Residence
    PublisherScottish Institute for Residential ChildCare (SIRCC) now Centre for Excellence for Looked After Children in Scotland (Celcis)

    Keywords

    • children's rights
    • rights based approach
    • residential child care

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