In August, work will begin on the next National Strategic Plan on HIV, STIs and TB. As part of the Yezingane Network (the children’s sector on SANAC), NACOSA wants to help make the case for children (0-18 years) to be included.
The Committee on the Rights of the Child has decided to develop a General Comment on children in street situations. The experiences, opportunities and challenges facing children in street situations clearly vary widely across different regions and between different groups of children. The Committee is therefore seeking submissions from States parties, civil society and other interested bodies, in all regions and from a wide range of perspectives, to inform the drafting process in relation to some specific issues.
The Committee on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families (CMW) and the Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) have decided to develop a Joint General Comment (JGC) on the human rights of children in the context of international migration.The Committees are seeking submissions from all interested stakeholders in all regions in order to obtain a wide range of perspectives to inform the drafting process.
Please find attached the Consultancy Assignment announcement for your consideration and forwarding to the wider audience. This notice will be posted on the UNICEF South Africa Website at http://www.unicef.org/southafrica Qualified candidates are requested to submit a proposal as indicated in paragraph 6.1 of the Terms of Reference and P11 form (attached. The due date for submissions is 4 November 2015.
Deadline 18 October 2015
OHCHR invites your contributions of practical examples, good practices and lessons learnt to ensure sufficient, equitable and efficient public resource mobilization, budget allocation and spending to realize the rights of the child, including measures to address barriers and bottlenecks, relevant tools, resources and guides.