ERA Forum

, Volume 14, Issue 4, pp 543–556 | Cite as

The way forward: the implementation of the EU Agenda for the rights of the child

  • Margaret TuiteEmail author


The pursuit of the implementation of child-friendly justice in the EU conforms to the core values of the European Union. This article provides an overview of EU activities on child-friendly justice and points to a need to focus on implementation aspects: on the collection of data to underpin, measure and monitor implementation at regular intervals, and on the value and benefits of interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary cooperation and coordination, including training.


Child friendly justice Child participation Right to be heard 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.DG JUSTICEEuropean CommissionBrusselsBelgium

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