ARMENIA SIGNS COE CONVENTION ON PROTECTION OF CHILDREN AGAINST SEXUAL EXPLOITATION AND SEXUAL ABUSE

PanARMENIAN.Net
September 30, 2010 - 18:46 AMT 13:46 GMT

On September 29, Armenia's Permanent Representative to PACE, Zohrab
Mnatsakanyan, signed a CoE Convention on Protection of Children against
Sexual Exploitation and Sexual Abuse, in the presence of CoE Deputy
Secretary General, Maud de Boer-Buquicchio.

The goal of the Convention is to contribute effectively to protecting
children against sexual exploitation and sexual abuse and of providing
assistance to victims.

Armenia is the 8th country to sign the Convention.

CoE campaign against sexual exploitation of children will launch on
November 29 in Rome, Armenian Foreign Ministry press service reported.




From: A. Papazian