REPORT ON THE REALIZATION OF CHILDREN’S RIGHTS IN REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA
Macedonian National Coalition of Non-governmental Organizations for Child Rights
The Report on the Realization of Children’s Rights in Republic of Macedonia gives a general overview of the situation regarding the realization of the right to education by children with special educational needs, as well as the inclusion of Roma children in the overall educational process. The report also elaborates on the situation in the areas of breastfeeding, juvenile justice, respect for children’s rights in the area of child participation, children who use drugs and children victims of sale, trafficking and kidnapping.
The base that was used for monitoring of the situation of children’s rights in the above stated areas are the Convention on the Rights of the Chile (CRC), the two Optional Protocols to the CRC and the Recommendations of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child that were referred to Republic of Macedonia in 2010.