2016 Tobacco control Other Health-related issues

Committee on the Rights of the Child, Recommendation for France par. 22 (b) and 68 (2016)

Text of the recommendation

22. The Committee recommends that the State party:...(b) Ensure that companies effectively implement international standards, including on human rights, the environment and health.

68. The Committee recommends that the State party address the incidence of drug use by children and adolescents by, inter alia, providing children and adolescents with accurate and objective information as well as life skills education on preventing substance abuse, including of tobacco and alcohol, and develop accessible and youth-friendly drug dependence treatment and harm reduction services for children and young people.


Committee on the Rights of the Child, Concluding observations on the fifth periodic report of France, CRC/C/FRA/CO/5 (2016). Par. 22 (b) and 68. Available at: https://docstore.ohchr.org/SelfServices/FilesHandler.ashx?enc=6QkG1d%2FPPRiCAqhKb7yhsunLt%2FWNn9IUMCa5I2sTMky9H0t6Apsnxbu5hzZI1wZHQ27v2tg7RHSMFiRR1IfnF2Zv3VP%2Fzy6dXsmqAWdy5aN1NNe2Yi%2BI8zMJaQXD6Bm2