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publication BOTSWANA: Persistent violations of children's rights
The violations highlighted are those issues raised with the State by more than one international mechanism. This is done with the intention of identifying children's rights which have been repeatedly violated, as well as gaps in the issues covered by NGOs in their alternative reports to the various human rights monitoring bodies. These violations are listed in no particular order.
30/10/2013 Child Rights International Network
news BOTSWANA: Plans to evict Bushmen revealed by leaked report
In June the Bushmen at Ranyane successfully challenged government attempts to remove them from their land at Botswana’s High Court, but a leaked report details plans to evict Ranyane residents who resist relocation, such as sealing their borehole.
15/08/2013 Survival International
publication BOTSWANA: Children's Ombudsperson
Information about institutions in Botswana that monitor children's rights.
02/08/2013 Child Rights International Network
publication BOTSWANA: National Laws
General overview of Botswana's national legal provisions on children's rights, including guidance on how to conduct further research.
02/08/2013 Child Rights International Network
publication BOTSWANA: Children's Rights in the UN Special Procedures' Reports
This report extracts mentions of children's rights issues in the reports of the UN Special Procedures. This does not include reports of child specific Special Procedures, such as the Special Rapporteur on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography, which are available as separate reports.

Please note that the language may have been edited in places for the purpose of clarity
02/04/2013 Child Rights International Network
news BOTSWANA: Bushman children arrested under renewed government repression 30/01/2013 Survival International
publication BOTSWANA: Children's Rights References in the Universal Periodic Review (Second Cycle)
A compilation of extracts featuring child-rights issues from the reports submitted to the first Universal Periodic Review. There are extracts from the 'National Report', the 'Compilation of UN Information' and the 'Summary of Stakeholder's Information'. Also included is the final report and the list of accepted and rejected recommendations.
18/12/2012 Child Rights International Network
news BOTSWANA: High Court rules women allowed to inherit 12/10/2012 BBC
news BOTSWANA: Child sexual abuse reaches crisis level 28/09/2012 The Monitor
publication BOTSWANA: UPR Submission on Inhuman Sentencing
Our research indicates that in Botswana, people may be sentenced to corporal punishment and life imprisonment for offences committed while under the age of18.

This report was submitted ahead of the 15th Session of the Universal Periodic Review as part of our campaign against inhuman sentencing of children - defined to include sentences of death, life imprisonment and corporal punishment.
03/08/2012 Child Rights International Network
publication INHUMAN SENTENCING: Life imprisonment of children in the Commonwealth
Report on life imprisonment sentences for children in the Commonwealth States.
01/08/2012 Child Rights International Network
publication INHUMAN SENTENCING: Death Sentences and Executions in 2011 31/05/2012 Amnesty International
publication AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL: The State of the World's Human Rights 2012 24/05/2012 Amnesty International
publication BOTSWANA: Children's Rights in UN Treaty Body Reports
This report extracts mentions of children's rights issues in the reports of all UN Treaty Bodies and their follow-up procedures. This does not include the Concluding Observations of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child which are available here: http://www.crin.org/resources/treaties/index.asp
04/04/2012 Child Rights International Network
publication Inhuman Sentencing: Life Imprisonment 07/03/2012 Child Rights International Network
news CRC: Optional Protocol on a complaints mechanism opening for signature at the end of February 10/02/2012 Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General on Violence against Children
publication HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH: World Report 2012 23/01/2012 Human Rights Watch
news BOTSWANA: Borehole breakthrough for bushmen
Bushmen have access to drinking water for first time in nine years.
20/09/2011 Survival International
news BOTSWANA: Youth dies after flogging
A 15-year-old schoolboy has died in Botswana from injuries caused by flogging - a sentence handed down by village elders.
24/08/2011 The Monitor
publication AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL: Annual Report 2011 13/05/2011 Amnesty International
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