Children’s rights in theory and practice


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

The Oxford Handbook of children’s rights law

The Oxford Handbook of children’s rights law

Philip Veerman writes chapter in THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF CHILDREN’S RIGHTS LAW Chapter 25. Examining the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child through the Lens of Caste- and Descent-based Discrimination – Philip E. Veerman. Watch the table of contents here....

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Children’s Rights and Religious Beliefs

Philip Veerman is Speaking at the INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE - 2-3 Mai 2019  Villa Jeantet Geneva: Title: 'Religion, friend or foe of children's Rights   Please mark in your agenda and pass along the following information to your network of colleagues and...

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The Israeli Children’s Rights Monitor

The Israeli Children’s Rights Monitor

In 1988 I was doing research in Israel for my dissertation on the Polish-Jewish educator and pediatrician Janusz Korczak I interviewed people who had been in children’s home that existed between 1912 and 1942). The work of Korczak (also a pioneer in children’s rights)...

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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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