The African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child draws its mandate from articles 32-46 of the African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child, which was adopted by the Heads of State and Government of the OAU on 11th July 1990 and came into force on 29th November 1999.
Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is a pervasive abuse of the rights of girls and women that is as old as human civiliz
The Validation Workshop on the Draft Continental Study on the Impact of Climate Change on the Rights of Children in A
The Committee holds two ordinary sessions each year.
ACERWC Follow-up Mission in Eswatini (18-21 July, 2023)