Rights of the Child

6 ECTs / Semester / Portuguese

1. Study of the rights acknowledged to the child under the International law and under the Portuguese law. Understanding the child as a legal person entitled to specific fundamental rights in need of protection.
2. Study of the diferent enforcement mecanisms of the rights of the child. The family as the main protector of the rights of the child. The role of the State as child's rights protector.
3. Train the skills of future child's rights advocates, by transmiting theoretical interdisciplinary knowledge which may contribute to an improvement in the quality of judicial and administrative intervention.

Faculty

Assistant Professor
Licenciada em Direito pela Escola de Direito do Porto da Universidade Católica Portuguesa, em 1999. Mestre em Direito pela Escola de Direito do Porto da…
Invited Lecturer
Licenciada em Direito pela Escola de Direito do Porto da Universidade Católica Portuguesa, em 1998. Mestre em Direito pela Escola de Direito do Porto da…