CoE Committee adopts suggestion by Cypriot Commissioner Koursoumba to hear children out

An Ad Hoc Committee of the Council of Europe adopted a suggestion by Cypriot Commissioner for Childrens Rights, Leda Koursoumba, to give children the opportunity to voice their opinion over matters that concern them.

According to an official announcement, the Ad Hoc Committee for the Rights of the Child convened for the first time in Strasbourg, between September 28 and 29 and discussed the protection of childrens rights in the world wide web, as well as the rights of children who are on the move.

An announcement by the office of the Cypriot Commissioner notes that Koursoumba, who takes part in the Ad Hoc Committee as an expert, expressed her opinion over the state of play in Cyprus.

Source: Cyprus News Agency