TitleConvention on the Rights of the Child : resolution / adopted by the General Assembly.
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Welcomes with deep satisfaction the entry into force of the Convention on 2 Sept. 1990 as a major step in international efforts to promote universal respect for and observance of human rights and fundamental freedoms; requests the Secretary-General to provide all facilities and assistance necessary for the dissemination of information on the Convention and its implementation, with a view to promoting further ratification of or accession to the Convention; recognizes the importance of the establishment of the Committee on the Rights of the Child as an essential mechanism for overseeing the effective implementation of the provisions of the Convention; also requests the Secretary-General to ensure the provision of appropriate staff and facilities so that the functions of the Committee on the Rights of the Child may be carried out effectively; invites UN agencies and organizations, as well as intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations, to intensify their efforts with a view to disseminating information on the Convention and promoting its understanding.
Adopted at the 68th plenary meeting, 14 Dec. 1990. In: Resolutions and decisions adopted by the General Assembly during its 45th session, Volume 1, 18 September-21 December 1990. - A/45/49. - 1991. - p. 186-187. - (GAOR, 45th sess., Suppl. no. 49).