Welcome to the online edition of the
14th European Forum on the rights of the child
Organised by the Commission's Directorate-General for Justice and Consumers, the European Forum on the rights of the child is an annual conference that provides a platform for dialogue between EU institutions and other stakeholders on the rights of the child.
From 27/09 to 29/09/2022, participants - including children - will enjoy an online, interactive event experience, with some speakers present in Brussels, under the theme of this 14th edition: ‘Bringing children to the centre: Empowering, protecting and including children’.
This three-afternoon conference features high-level sessions and interactive workshops. Child participation is central in this Forum, with children speaking out as speakers and participants. Other participants include national authorities and policymakers, judicial and child protection practitioners, ombudspersons for children, independent experts, international and non-governmental organisations, academics, EU institutions and agencies.