Tanya identifies Budget 2013's lows in the form of Child Benefit and Back to School Allowance cuts. Some positives include the commitment to close St Patrick's detention facility and build a new children's detention school.
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Listen to Tanya Ward arguing in favour of a YES vote in the Children's Referendum alongside Kathy Sinnott of the NO side.
Newstalk Radio. 04/11/12. The Sunday Show. Joining Shane Coleman on the Sunday Show to discuss the referendum were Malachy Steenson, Solicitor and Criminologist and Tanya Ward, CEO of the Children’s Rights Alliance.
Minister for Children and Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Frances Fitzgerald TD, speaks about the upcoming Children's Referendum at an Alliance members' meeting in Dublin's Chester Beatty Library
Alliance Chief Executive Tanya Ward and Children's Rights Policy Officer, Edel Quinn present to the Joint Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality on the Heads of the Human Rights and Equality Commission Bill 2012
Veronica Yates, Director of CRIN, the Children’s Rights International Network talks to Emma McKinley, Children’s Rights Policy Officer about the new Third Optional Protocol to the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child on a communications pr
Children’s Rights Alliance Sixteenth Annual General Meeting Tuesday, 29 May 2012
Professor Michael O’Flaherty: Chief Commissioner of the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission and member of the UN Human Rights Committee
The Importance of Civil Society Groups Engaging in Human Rights Shadow Reporting
Professor Aoife Nolan: Nottingham University School of Law
Children's Rights after the Financial Crisis: A Call to Arms for the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child