TitleQuestion of a Convention on the Rights of the Child.
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Authorizes the open-ended working group of the Commission on Human Rights to meet for a period of up to 2 weeks in Nov.-Dec. 1988, with a view to completing the 2nd reading of the draft convention on the rights of the child prior to the 45th session of the Commission for submission, through the Economic and Social Council, to the General Assembly at its 44th session; requests the Secretary-General to provide to the working group all the support and facilities necessary for the successful completion of its task, to circulate to all States the report of the working group and the draft convention as adopted during its 1st reading, and to provide the resources necessary for the technical review requested by the working group and for the meeting of the working group in Nov.-Dec. 1988.
Adopted at the 16th plenary meeting, 27 May 1988. In: Resolutions and decisions adopted by the Economic and Social Council at its 1st regular session of 1988, 3-27 May 1988. - E/1988/INF/5. - 27 June 1988. - p. 75. - Issued in ESCOR, 1988, Suppl. no. 1.