2001 Other Health-related issues

Committee on the Rights of the Child, General Recommendation #1 par. 9 (2001)

Text of the recommendation

9. Basic skills include not only literacy and numeracy but also life skills such as the ability to make well-balanced decisions; to resolve conflicts in a non‑violent manner; and to develop a healthy lifestyle, good social relationships and responsibility, critical thinking, creative talents, and other abilities which give children the tools needed to pursue their options in life.


Committee on the Rights of the Child, General Comment no. 1 - Article 29, CRC/GC/2001/1, (2001). Par. 9. Available at: https://tbinternet.ohchr.org/_layouts/15/treatybodyexternal/Download.aspx?symbolno=CRC%2fGC%2f2001%2f1&Lang=en