Guidelines regarding initial reports of States Parties under article 8(1) of the Optional Protocol to the CRC on the involvement of children in armed conflict

Date: 1st January 2001
Author: United Nations

Reports should provide information on the measures adopted by the State Party to give effect to the rights set forth in the Optional Protocol and on the progress made in the enjoyment of those rights and should indicate the factors and difficulties, if any, affecting the degree of fulfilment of the obligations under the Optional Protocol.