Since then the rights of children have been growing steadily stronger and I am proud to note that when we mark Universal Children's Day this Sunday we do so knowing Wales is the first country in the UK to pass legislation that enshrines the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) in domestic law.
What does UNCRC stand for?
UNCRC stands for United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (United Nations Convention signed in 1989)
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
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We have 2 other meanings of UNCRC in our Acronym Attic
- Underwater Communications System
- Union Nationale de la Couverture Plomberie (French: National Union of Plumbing Coverage)
- United Nations Country Programme (Papua New Guinea)
- United Nigeria Congress Party (political party)
- University of North Carolina at Pembroke
- University of North Carolina Press (Chapel Hill, NC)
- United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice
- Union Nationale des Centres Permanents d'Initiation À l'Environnement (French: National Union of Permanent Centers of Environmental Education; Paris, France)
- United Nations Command (Rear)
- Urinary neopterin to creatinine ratio
- United Nations Centre for Regional Development (Japan)
- United Nations Confidence Restoration Operation (in Croatia)
- United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child (international convention)
- United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child
- Universal Cryptological Processor Training
- University of North Carolina School of the Arts (Winston-Salem, NC)
- Unione Nazionale Costruttori Serramenti Alluminio Acciaio Leghe (Italian: National Union of Builders Serramenti Aluminum Alloy Steel)
- United Nations Command Security Battalion - Joint Security Area
- Unattached New Caney Swim Club (Texas)
- United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development
Samples in periodicals archive:
The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child sets out the civil, political, economic, social, and cultural rights of children.
The United States was an active and prominent participant in the development phase of what is now known as the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC).
Doek and Cantwell, The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (Amsterdam: Nijhoff, 1992), 23-24.
The Miami Plan of Action promises that FTAA governments will "cooperate fully with all United Nations" agreements and "give serious consideration to ratifying the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.
As the representative of a non-governmental organization (NGO) and a member of the ad hoc NGO Group for the Drafting of a Convention on the Rights of the Child, Cohen participated in the formulation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.