Rights and the UNCRC

The State of Children’s Rights 

Together’s survey will help build a picture of the current state of children’s rights.


‘Rights Respecting? Scotland’s approach to children in conflict with the law’

A child friendly version givesan understanding of the issues around Scotland’s youth justice system.

Scottish Government restates commitment to UNCRC incorporation

Children’s Minister confirms a Bill to incorporate will be introduced this year.

State of Children’s Rights

Together’s report monitors implementation of the UNCRC in Scotland, looking at whether enough is being done to fulfil the human rights of children.

Children and young people’s participation

How to guidance on involving children and young people in decision-making.

We are here: a child participation toolbox

Designed to support children and adults who advocate for the rights and well-being of children.

How children and young people’s voices influence services planning

Case studies from Angus, Edinburgh and Shetland.

Children in conflict with the law

The report ‘Rights Respecting? Scotland’s approach to children in conflict with the law’ outlines the changes that the youth justice system must make if Scotland is to uphold its commitment to the UNCRC.