Improving the Capacity of Lawyers and Bar Associations on Promotion, Protection and Monitoring of Children’s Rights

Brief Description of the Project and Main Objectives

The objective of the project is to contribute to better promotion and protection of children’s rights in Türkiye in accordance with international standards and to improve the capacity of the Bar Associations and lawyers on children’s rights

Achieved Results / Expected Outputs

  • Enhancing professional capacity and skills of lawyers on promoting children’s rights and applying child-sensitive procedures during legal and administrative proceedings
  • Strengthening institutional capacity of the Union of Turkish Bar Associations and the Bar Associations in responding, supervising, monitoring and reporting violations of children’s rights
  • Increasing knowledge and coordination schemes in order to improve children’s right to access remedies against violations of rights