Human Rights Committee, session 93 (2008)

Recommendations/observations on corporal punishment in the Human Rights Committee's concluding observations to states examined in session 93 (7-25 July 2008)


(30 July 2008, CCPR/C/GBR/CO/6, Concluding observations on sixth report, para. 27)

"The Committee notes with concern that corporal punishment of children is not prohibited in schools in Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, Gibraltar, Montserrat and the Crown Dependencies. (arts. 7 and 24)

The State party should expressly prohibit corporal punishment of children in all schools in all British Overseas Territories and Crown Dependencies."

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