Right of the Week W/C 27/03/2023

Fairtrade Fortnight 

Fairtrade Fortnight runs from 27th February to 12th March 2023. Two rights linked to this are Article 27 – Adequate Standard of Living and Article 36 – Exploitation.

Article 27 – Adequate Standard of Living.

Every child has the right to a standard of living that is good enough to meet their physical and social needs and support their development. Governments must help families who cannot afford to provide this.

Article 36 – Exploitation.

Governments must protect children from all other forms of exploitation, for example the exploitation of children for political activities, by the media or for medical research.

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