The original text of the Convention

Here is the original text of the Convention. It was written in English and it can be helpful to be familiar with the articles as they were adopted in 1989. Also if you read the Child's statements, including General Comments, all references here will be to the English text. You can find the text via this link. Here is also a link to the Norwegian translation.

Illustrates the child before and after the Convention. Drawn by Nils Aadnesen from Norway.