Latest issue – Canadian Journal of Children’s Rights

The Canadian Journal of Children’s Rights/Revue canadienne des droits des enfants has just published its latest issue at We invite you to review the Table of Contents here and then visit our web site to read articles and items of interest. It is also available from a link at:

Thanks for your continuing interest in the Journal.

Virginia Caputo, PhD 
Department of Sociology and Anthropology
Carleton University
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6
Phone (613) 520-2600 Ext.1342

Canadian Journal of Children’s Rights/Revue canadienne des droits des
Vol 2, No 1 (2015): Canadian Journal of Children’s Rights/Revue canadienne des droits des enfants

Table of Contents


From the Editor
Virginia Caputo
A Child Rights and Social Justice Framework for Analyzing Public Policy
Rita Nathawad,  David L Wood,   Jeffrey L Goldhagen
Approaches to promoting ideas about children’s rights and participation:
Can the education of undergraduate students contribute to raising the
visibility of the child in relation to child participation in Canada?
Sam Frankel,    Sally McNamee,  Alan Pomfret
Situating Children’s Rights in Cultural Perspectives on Childhood:
Intermedial Dialogue.
Sandra J.T.M. Evers,    Jennifer Vadeboncoeur,  Barbara Weber
Justiciability of Children’s Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in
Emmanuel Kopang Botlhale

Moving Children’s Participation Forward Through Article 31 – the Right To Play
Emma Colucci,   Laura Wright
The Creation of a Book Award to Encourage Child Activism
J Cynthia McDermott
The “Voice”
Charles Nicholas Oberg

Youth Submissions

A Person is a Privilege
Clara Pottie
Willow Cioppa
I Will Dance
Emilly Renaud