Monthly Archives: November 2011

Children’s Commissioners’ Report Highlights Need For Incorporation Of UNCRC In Northern Ireland

Dr Una O’Connor-Bones, Director of the Children and Youth Programme at the UNESCO Centre in the University of Ulster, has welcomed the publication of the UK Children’ Commissioners Midterm Report to the UK State Party on the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. Continue reading

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Northern Ireland Programme for Government 2011-2015

A quick first look at the key commitments relating to children and young people in the Northern Ireland Profgramme for Government. Continue reading

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UNESCO admits Palestine as Member State

On Monday 31st October UNESCO’s General Conference voted to admit Palestine as a Member State of the Organisation. Palestine’s entry will bring the number of UNESCO’s Member States to 195. Continue reading

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