Progress in the Middle East
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Regional campaigns against corporal punishment
A series of booklets answering common questions about prohibiting all corporal punishment of children, including a booklet for children and one answering specific questions about corporal punishment in schools. Now available in 14 languages.
News from the Middle East
Regional human rights
The Arab Charter on Human Rights requires states to ensure the prohibition of all forms of violence by family members, particularly against women and children
The Cairo Declaration on the Convention on the Rights of the Child and Islamic Jurisprudence confirms the obligation to prohibit all corporal punishment of children