23 Pages Posted: 3 May 2017
Date Written: April 27, 2017
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: 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