The context of this site

This is the thematic youth policy resource page on youth rights and human rights.

It is part of the knowledge base and community at and aims to follow and shape the debates about the need to increase young people’s access to their rights. It will also highlight the current challenges for young people in accessing their rights, review the existing frameworks for ensuring the rights of young people, and critically engage with the rationale for an additional Convention on the Rights of Young People.