The Geneva Declaration adopted by the League of Nations in 1924 is the first text to recognize the existence of specific rights for children.

It is a text written in 5 articles listing the child's basic needs and the resulting duties of adults.

This text recognizes the right to development, assistance and relief, and protection.
 

The Convention's text in PDF format 

 

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