Children’s rights in theory and practice


ChildRightsFocus
 is the website of dr. Philip E. Veerman, children’s rights expert.

The ongoing battle against recruitment of child soldiers

The ongoing battle against recruitment of child soldiers

Philip Veerman wrote a chapter in 'The Rights of the Child and Human Dignity' (Rechten van het kind en waardigheid') by Ars Aequi Publishers. An evaluation of the international community’s attempt to devise a ‘carrot and stick’ approach for global implementation to...

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The Oxford Handbook of children’s rights law

The Oxford Handbook of children’s rights law

Philip Veerman writes a chapter in The Oxford Handbook of children's Rights Law 2020. Examining the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child through the Lens of Caste- and Descent-based Discrimination. Table of contents

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Dr. P. E. Veerman

Dr. P. E. Veerman

Dr. Veerman holds degrees in psychology, education, social work and human rights. He is an expert in children’s rights, child protection, forensic psychology, history of education, international human rights, and international cooperation. He wrote a doctoral...

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