Central Asia, South East Asia and the Pacific progress report 2014
Prohibiting corporal punishment of children in Central Asia, South East Asia and the Pacific: progress report 2014
Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children & Save the Children
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This report reviews progress towards prohibition of corporal punishment in all states and territories in Central Asia, South East Asia and the Pacific – home to 590 million children – in the context of follow up to the UN Secretary General’s Study on Violence against Children. It includes:
- Detailed individual reports on each of the 48 states/territories in the region;
- Facts and figures on regional and global progress towards law reform;
- Analyses of human rights treaty body recommendations and recommendations made during the Universal Periodic Reviews of Asia/Pacific states and Governments’ responses to them;
- Summaries of prevalence and attitudinal research in the region;
- Information on faith-based support for prohibition in the region;
- A detailed look at what law reform means and how to ensure opportunities for achieving prohibition are not missed.
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