Read our newsletters to learn about all the impacts we make on children’s lives.

Contents: Jillian in the Seanad; AGM 2011; Member Focus: Dun Laoghaire Refugee Project; Female Genital Mutilation Bill; News in Brief; Patronage Forum; Death of Brian Lenihan; Stop Sex Trafficking Campaign Budget Factsheet; Special Rapporteur Report; UPR & UNCAT; Ryan Report Oversight Group; HIQA Advisory Group

Contents: New Department of Children; Report Card 2011 Launch; Member Focus: Focus Ireland; Stop Child Sex Trafficking Campaign; News in Brief; Census 2011; Child Detention Reports; General Election 2011; National Children’s Strategy Ten Years On; Comhlámh Debate: Child Trafficking; EU Strategy on the Rights of the Child; Your World,Your Say Podcast; Update on UN Instruments.

Children's Rights in 2010; young people and international decision-making; mental health coalition; A & B case report; Podcast - Dr Patrick Randall (NOTA); Budget 2011 Analysis; Ireland and the Universal Periodic Review; Children and the Media

Contents: The Convention at 21: Our Birthday Wish List: Children’s Rights Referendum, Ireland’ s Report to the UN Committee on The Rights of the Child, Optional Protocol on the Sale of Children, The UNCRC and International Progress; Alliance members support Children’s Rights referendum; Children's Rights milestones since Ireland's ratification of the UNCRC; New book for children - Ding Dong, Right or Wrong? Children’s Rights, Needs and Visions for the Future.

Contents: Ryan Report Implementation Review; Pre-budget Submission; Member Focus: ADT Fourth World; National Children’s Strategy 2011-2020; Social Partnership: CV Pillar Strategy Launch; Children’s Mental Health Coalition: Outside the Dáil; EC Project: Children and Engagement; Newstalk Women Mean Business; Social Entrepeneur Award; European News; Maria in Vietnam; FGM Legislation; Stop Sex Trafficking — Update.

Children’s Rights Referendum; Saving Childhood Ryan; Member Focus: Irish Penal Reform Trust; Children’s Mental Health Coalition — Update; News in Brief; National Children’s Strategy; Stop Child Trafficking Campaign; Social Partnership; Jillian in China European News; Alliance AGM; Ryan Report Implementation Review; New UNCRC Booklet.

Third Report Joint Committee Constitutional Amendment on Children; HSE Child Trafficking; Report Card 2010; Child Death Review; Child Literacy; UNCRC Communications Procedure

Contents: Report Card 2009; Expert Opinions: Phil Beadle and Ted Lempert; Literacy: The Alliance Recommends; member Focus: Barnardos; NESF Report

Contents: Budget 2010; The Murphy Report; Member Focus: Irish Second-Level Students’ Union; Children’s Mental Health Coalition; News in Brief; FGM National Action Plan; The Adoption BIll; ICESCR Shadow Report; Child Literacy; European Action on Drugs; DIT and Child Rights Syllabus; 20th Anniversary of the UNCRC.

The Alliance has put together a special edition newsletter to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC). Look inside to see what our members have to say about the UNCRC and its role in their work!