Perspectives on Children’s Rights in Denmark

Joint event for UNCRC Policy Center and the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights

16.02.2017 | Andreas G. Jensby

Dato fre 24 mar
Tid 10:00 13:00
Sted Mogens Zieler Stuen, Fredrik Nielsens Vej 2, Aarhus University

The UNCRC Policy Center, chaired by The Department of Law at Aarhus University until the end of 2018, and the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights are holding this joint event on children's rights in Denmark.

Everyone interested is welcome. The event is free, but due to the practicalities participants must sign up.



10.00 - 10.15: ’The UNCRC Policy Center and our work’
 - By chair, associate professor, PhD, Caroline Adolphsen

10.15 - 10.45: Presentation of the Handbook on the European Law relating to the Rights of the Child (FRA) - By representative of the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, Monica Gutierrez

10:45 - 11:05: ‘How to ensure a rights-based approach when working with children’s rights'  - By chair of Red Barnet Ungdom, Cecilie Hansen

11.05 - 11.35: Coffee break

11.35 - 12.05: ‘A rights-based approach to primary education in Denmark?' - By Department Director at The Danish Institute for Human Rights, Maria Ventegodt Liisberg

12:05 - 12:35: ’The right to be heard - Cases from the Ombudsman’s Children’s Division - By Deputy Head of Division Nina Melgaard Ringsted

12:35 - 13:00: Panel debate and questions from the audience - Chair Professor, dr.jur. Jens Vedsted-Hansen 

> Sign up for the event

We look forward to seeing you!