EU action on the rights of the child

EU action on the rights of the child

EU action to protect children's rights, including legal basis, policies and funding.

Child-friendly justice

Child-friendly justice

Legal and training measures the EU is promoting to ensure judicial systems in Europe adapt to the needs of children.

The right to be heard - child participation

The right to be heard - child participation

EU actions to promote and protect the child's right to be heard

Violence against children

Violence against children

Promoting the prevention of and responses to violence against children

Child protection systems

Child protection systems

Principles for strengthening child protection systems and child safeguarding standards for organisations working with children.

Missing children hotline

Missing children hotline

Information on the 116 000 hotline to report missing children and availability of child alert mechanisms in Europe.

Who we work with the rights of the child

Who we work with the rights of the child

The European Commission works on rights of the child in collaboration with other EU institutions, EU Member States, international organisations and civil society.

Children in migration

Children in migration

Protection of children in migration, challenges and EU actions and funding.