NGOs interested in child rights
working together as a committee of the
Conference of Non-Governmental Organizations
in Consultative Relationship with the United Nations (CoNGO), with monthly meetings in New York, NY.
The mission of the NGO Committee on Children’s Rights is to promote the implementation of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) and its Optional Protocols in partnership with governments, UN agencies - particularly UNICEF - other NGO committees and civil society groups. The Committee is composed of international and national NGOs who are committed to the CRC as the essential framework of international standards and ethical principles for children’s protection and development.