Findings of consultations with children and young people informing General Comment No. 26.
Children and Young People’s Consultations
Consultations on General Comment No.26:
31 March 2022 – 30 June 2022
Consultations on the Draft of General Comment No.26:
15 November 2022 – 15 February 2023
16,331 contributions from children
were received from more than 100 countries across the world in the consultations for General Comment No.26.
Children’s key demands to adults
A clean and healthy environment
To be listened to, taken seriously and play a role in environmental action
Clear and transparent actions from governments, corporations and all adults
Cooperation across countries and regions of the world
Awareness raising and environmental education
Spaces to share their ideas for potential solutions