Reblogged from ChildreninPrison:

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A two day International Conference on “Imprisonment of Children, Pregnant Women and Nursing Mothers as a Matter of Last Resort.

The United Nations (UN Beijing Rules) on the Administration of juvenile justice,

Rule 26 and its corresponding sections especially 26.2 states that

“Juveniles in institutions shall receive care, protection and all necessary assistance -social, educational, vocational, psychological, medical and physical that they may require because of their age, sex, and personality and in the interest of their wholesome development.”

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