The Children’s Rights Alliance unites over 100 members working together to make Ireland one of the best places in the world to be a child. We change the lives of all children in Ireland by making sure that their rights are respected and protected in our laws, policies and services.

The  Children’s Rights Alliance worked in partnership with the Irish Council for Civil Liberties to produce Know Your Rights: The Rights of Children and Young People .

Parliamentary Debate on Children's Rights

(8 Jul 2014) Charlie McConalogue (Donegal North East, Fianna Fail) To ask the Minister for Education and Skills if he will be accepting and implementing the recent recommendations of the National Council for Special Education for a new model of allocating teaching resources ...

Read our Oireachtas Monitor, a weekly synopsis of Dáil and Seanad debate on children's rights and policies impacting on children.


22 Jan 2015 Listen back to @Tanya_Ward on @NewstalkFM Right Hook on the Child and Family Relationship Bill #CFR Bill
22 Jan 2015 there's a 'barrier for work associated with children'. Dorothy Watson @ESRIDublin on #childcare costs before Oireactas Committee.
22 Jan 2015 @dfarrell_UCD on govt decision to defer move to reduce voting age to 16.