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Child and Youth General Policies, Laws, Strategies & Plans, Service Standards

This section contains general policies, plans, laws and service standards around children and youth.  By general we mean a policies, plans, law or service standards which cover more than two or three big areas or domains, for example a child policy, plan or law that covers education, health, protection, human rights etc.
This section does not include child or youth policies, plans and laws which are focused on one specific area/domain (eg. education, child justice, on violence against children, on sexual exploitation of children etc.).
This section does however include child or youth policies, plans and laws related to child protection.

459 items in this collection.


Sierra Leone National Youth Policy

Government of Sierra Leone (2003)

Sierra Leone

National Early Childhood Care and Development Policy

Government of Papua New Guinea; Department for Community Development and Religion, Government of Papua New Guinea (2020)

Papua New Guinea

Interagency Child Protection Protocol 2019

The Government of Anguilla; Department of Social Development (2020)

United Kingdom » Anguilla

National Youth Policy 2020-2030

Republic of South Africa; Department of Women, Youth & Persons with Disabilities (2020)

South Africa

The National Alternative Care Policy for Children in Sri Lanka

Government of Sri Lanka; Department of Probation and Child Care Services, Government of Sri Lanka (2019)

Sri Lanka

National Child Care And Protection Policy 2019

Republic of South Africa; Department of Social Development (2019)

South Africa

The Act Relating to Children, 2075 (2018)

Government of Nepal; Nepal Law Commission (2018)


Children’s Second Amendment Act 18 of 2016

Government of Republic of South Africa (2018)

South Africa


Government of Sri Lanka; Department of Probation on and Child Care Services, Ministry of Women and Child Affairs, Government Sri Lanka (2018)

Sri Lanka

Solomon Islands National Youth Policy 2017-2030

Ministry of Women, Youth, and Family Affairs (2017)

Solomon Islands

Child Safeguarding National Action Plan

Ministry of Health and Social Development; Government of Anguilla (2017)

United Kingdom » Anguilla

Child Protection Act 2018

The Government of Anguilla; The Government of Anguilla (2017)

United Kingdom » Anguilla, Child Rights Legislation

Healthcare that counts: A framework for improving care for vulnerbale children in Victorian health services 2017

State Government of Victoria; Victorian Department of Health & Human Services (2017)

Australia » Victoria

Queensland Youth Strategy 2017

Government of Queensland; Queensland Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services (2017)

Australia » Queensland

The National Child and Youth Development Plan 2017 - 2021

Ministry of Social Development and Human Security; Government of the Kingdom of Thailand (2017)


Co-operating to Safeguard Children and Young People in Northern Ireland

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (2016)

United Kingdom » Northern Ireland

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