Abdorrahman Boroumand Center

for Human Rights in Iran

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Rights of the Child

Rights Of The Child: Report On Violence Against Children

United Nations
United Nations
October 29, 2006



Sixty-first session

Item 62 (a) of the provisional agenda*



Note by the Secretary-General


The Secretary-General has the honour to transmit to the members of the General Assembly the report of the independent expert for the United Nations study on violence against children, Paulo Sérgio Pinheiro, submitted pursuant to General Assembly resolution 60/231.

The Secretary-General trusts that the General Assembly will give thorough consideration to this study and to the mechanisms required for following up and monitoring the implementation of the conclusions and recommendations it will adopt on this important subject.....