Childrens rights

32. 1. States Parties recognize the right of the

child to be protected from economic exploitation and from performing any work

that is likely to be hazardous or to interfere with the child’s education, or to

be harmful to the child’s health or physical, mental, spiritual, moral or social


2. States Parties shall take legislative, administrative, social and

educational measures to ensure the implementation of the present article. To

this end, and having regard to the relevant provisions of other international

instruments, States Parties shall in particular:

a) Provide for a minimum age or minimum ages for admission to


b) Provide for appropriate regulation of the hours and conditions

of employment;

c) Provide for appropriate penalties or other sanctions to ensure

the effective enforcement of the present article.