Alliance Symposium Series 2 April 2009 - Speech by Jillian van Turnhout, Alliance Chief Executive

Published date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 2009


On the occasion of the Alliance Symposium on 2 April 2009 entitled Children's Rights in Ireland: Are We The Yet, Alliance Chief Executive, Jillian van Turnhout, speaks about the history of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, government's continuing poor performance in providing appropriate service to children and the need for constitutional reform to give children the legal status to which they are entitled.