The Child Rights Convention and International Criminal Justice

23 Pages Posted: 3 May 2017

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Diane Marie Amann

University of Georgia School of Law

Date Written: April 27, 2017

Abstract

This article examines interrelations between the Convention on the Rights of the Child, adopted in 1989, and the revival of international criminal justice that began just a few years later. Particular attention is paid to the work of the International Criminal Court as it concerns children affected by armed conflict and similar violence.

Keywords: children, Convention on the Rights of the Child, International Criminal Court (icc), international criminal law, international humanitarian law, human rights law

JEL Classification: K33

Suggested Citation

Amann, Diane Marie, The Child Rights Convention and International Criminal Justice (April 27, 2017). Nordic Journal of International Law, Vol. 84, 2015, University of Georgia School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2017-15, Dean Rusk International Center Research Paper No. 2017-05, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2959712

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