CFC Tools and Materials

Project Reviews

Project review: The UNICEF-Municipal Seal of Approval, Ceará, Brazil
Responsible Body: UNICEF IRC. International Secretariat for Child Friendly Cities
Year of publication: 2004
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Project review: Water Supply in Poor Urban Townships in Nouakchott, Mauritania
Responsible Body: UNICEF IRC. International Secretariat for Child Friendly Cities
Year of publication: 2003
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web site: http://www.nco.ie/
Full document (177 KB PDF)

 

Project review: Programa Prefeito Amigo da Criança (Child Friendly Mayor Programme), Brazil
Responsible Body: UNICEF IRC. International Secretariat for Child Friendly Cities
Year of publication: 2004
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web site: http://www.fundabrinq.org.br/

 

Project review: Projeto Municipio Amigo da Criança, Brazil
Responsible Body: UNICEF IRC. International Secretariat for Child Friendly Cities
Year of publication: 2003
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web site: http://www.unicef.org/brazil/
Full document (80 KB PDF)

 

Project Review: Sanitation and Child Rights in Hatcliffe Extension and Dzivarasekwa Extension, Harare, Zimbabwe
Responsible Body: UNICEF IRC. International Secretariat for Child Friendly Cities
Year of publication: 2004
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Project review: Shikshalaya Prakalpa, Education for ALL Calcutta’s Children, India
Responsible Body: UNICEF IRC. International Secretariat for Child Friendly Cities
Year of publication: 2003
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(No longer active) Project review: Social Management with a Child Rights Perspective in Santander de Quilichao, Department of Cauca, Colombia
Responsible Body: UNICEF IRC. International Secretariat for Child Friendly Cities
Year of publication: 2003
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web site: http://www.unicef.org/colombia/
Full document (100 KB PDF)

 

Toolkits

Health Indicators (CAI)
Ciudades Amigas de la Infancia
Responsible Body: Unicef Spain

ICT for Social Welfare: A toolkit for managers
Author: Geoghegan Luke ;  Lever Jason ;  McGimpsey Ian
Year of publication: 2004
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web site: http://www.bris.ac.uk/publications/tpp/pages/bp014.htm

 

Municipal Tool Kit for a Child and Youth Friendly Community
Author: Yates Robert A.
Year of publication: 2008
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web site: http://www.scyofbc.org/child_youth_friendly_communities.html

 

RoSaCe Road Safety Cities in Europe Methodological Guidelines
Co-author: Jensen Jeanette Magne ;  Lorenzo Jay ;  Jensen Bjarne Bruun ;  Larsen Niels
Responsible Body: RoSaCe Road Safety Cities in Europe
Year of publication: 2009
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web site: http://www.toolkit.rosace-europe.net

 

Toolkit to support participatory urban decision-making
Responsible Body: Global Campaign for Good Urban Governance, UN-Habitat ;  The Urban Governance Initiative (TUGI)
Year of publication: 2002
Source: Urban Governance Campaign
Number: August
Pages: 2-3
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web site: http://www.unhabitat.org/governance

 

Publications and Resources

A participatory water and sanitation project to protect the rights of children living Kibera informal settlement of Nairobi City
Editor: Mwendar Salome
Responsible Body: UNICEF Kenya
Year of publication: 2001
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Assessing and Monitoring Child Friendly Communities and Cities Supporting advocacy and capacity building in local governance
Workshop report and Update on the Child Friendly Cities Research
Responsible Body: Bernard Van Leer Foundation ;  Children’s Environments Research Group ;  Childwatch – International Research Network ;  UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre (IRC)
Year of publication: January 2010
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Full text (369 KB PDF)

 

CFC Research workshop
Responsible Body: Childwatch – International Research Network ;  UNICEF IRC. International Secretariat for Child Friendly Cities
Year of publication: November 2009

 

The Child Friendly Cities Research Program – Summary and Update
Responsible Body: Children’s Environments Research Group ;  UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre (IRC)
Year of publication: 2008
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Child Friendly Community Action Kit
Responsible Body: NAPCAN Foundation

5th Child in the City Conference
Responsible Body: Child in the City Foundation ;  European Network of Child Friendly Cities

 

Child Rights Situation Analysis
Responsible Body: Save the Children Sweden – Rädda Barnen
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web site: http://www.crin.org/docs/child_rights_situation_analysis_final%5b1%5d.pdf

 

CHILD RIGHTS: Participation, Protagonism and Governance [workshop]
Responsible Body: Child Rights Information Network (CRIN)
Year of publication: 2005

 

Child-Friendly Community Indicators
A Literature Review
Author: Woolcock Geoff ;  Steele Wendy
Responsible Body: Griffith University, Urban Research Program ;  NSW Commission for Children and Young People
Year of publication: 2008
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web site: http://www.kids.nsw.gov.au

 

Children at Risk in the Baltic Sea Region
Responsible Body: The Council of the Baltic Sea States
Year of publication: 2002
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web site: http://www.childcentre.baltinfo.org/



Children’s Rights Guarantees System in Brazil
Responsible Body: UNICEF Brazil (Brasilia Office)
Year of publication: 2004

 

Cities Alliance
Cities without slums
Responsible Body: Cities Alliance
Source: Cities Alliance website
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web site: http://www.citiesalliance.org/
Citizenship knows no age: children’s participatory budget council in Barra Mansa, Brazil
Responsible Body: Preifetura Municipal de Barra Mansa (Barra Mansa City Council)
Year of publication: 2001
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Creating Better Cities with Children and Youth
A Manual for Participation
Author: Driskell David
Responsible Body: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
Year of publication: 2001
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How to order web site: http://www.unesco.org/most/guic/guiccbccy.htm

 

Developing Sustainable Human Rights Cities
Knowing, Claiming and Securing Our Right to be Human
Responsible Body: The People’s Movement for Human Rights Education (PDHRE) / NY Office
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web site: http://www.pdhre.org
Full document (225 KB PDF)

 

Draft Guide to Preparing Play Strategies
Towards the provision of safe and attractive play spaces in London’s neighbourhoods
Responsible Body: Greater London Authority
Year of publication: 2004
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Economic, social and cultural rights
Report of the Special Rapporteur on adequate housing as a component of the right to an adequate standard of living, Mr. Miloon Kothari, submitted pursuant to Commission resolution 2000/9
Rapporteur: Kothari Miloon
Responsible Body: United Nations Commission on Human Rights
Year of publication: 2001
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Examples of national and local initiatives working towards creating healthy environments for children
Responsible Body: Healthy Environments for Children Alliance (HECA) – World Health Organization
Year of publication: 2004
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web site: http://allafrica.com/stories/200403300426.html
web site: http://www.healthyschools.org
web site: http://www.who.int/heca/infomaterials/hecanet/en/index.htm



Family Indicators (CAI)
Ciuadades Amigas de la Infancia
Responsible Body: Unicef Spain

 

From Unsustainable to Inclusive Cities
Author: Westendorff David
Contributor: Bolay Jean-Claude ;  Mahadevia Darshini ;  Constantino-David Karina ;  Atkinson Adrian ;  Ngoc Du Thai Thi ;  Kyariga Alphonce T. ;  Burian Batilda ;  Milbert Isabelle ;  Joseph JaimeResponsible Body: United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD)
Year of publication: 2004

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Chapter 1 (104 KB PDF)
Chapter 2 (75 KB PDF)
Chapter 3 (53 KB PDF)
Chapter 4 (58 KB PDF)
Chapter 5 (48 KB PDF)
Chapter 6 (68 KB PDF)
Chapter 7 (47 KB PDF)
Chapter 8 (168 KB PDF)

 

General Data About the Municipality (CAI)
Ciudades Amigas de la Infancia
Responsible Body: Unicef Spain

 

Global Consultations on Children’s Right to Play
Responsible Body: International Play Association (IPA)
Year of publication: 2009
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web site: http://article31.ipaworld.org

 

Gobernabilidad Local y Derechos de la Niñez
Responsible Body: UNICEF ;  United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
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web site: http://www.infanciaygobernabilidad.org

 

Growing Up in Cities
Responsible Body: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
Source: Growing Up in Cities website

 

Protocolo de Reconocimiento IV 2010-2014
Ciudades Amigas de la Infancia
Responsible Body: Federación Española de Municipios y Provincias – FEMP ;  Instituto Universitario de Necesidades y Derechos de la Infancia – IUNDIA ;  Ministerio de Sanidad y Politica Social ;  Red Local a Favor de los Derechos de la Infancia y la Adolescencia ;  UNICEF Spain
Year of publication: 2010
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QUIZ
Responsible Body: UNICEF France
Year of publication: 2008
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Rädda Barnen – Save the Children, Sweden
Responsible Body: Save the Children Sweden – Rädda Barnen
Source: Rädda Barnen – Save the Children website
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web site: http://www.rb.se/

 

Reporting on Children in Cities: The State of London’s Children Reports
Author: Hood Suzanne
Responsible Body: University of Colorado
Year of publication: 2004
Source: Children, Youth and Environments
Volume: 14
Number: 2
Pages: 113-123
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Sello UNICEF municipio approbado
elementos para la implementación en otros paises latinoamericanos
Responsible Body: UNICEF TACRO Regional Office for Latin America and The Caribbean ;  United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
Year of publication: 2008
Pages: 71 p.
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Compressed (1338 KB ZIP)

 

Selo Prefeito Amigo da Criança
Responsible Body: Unicef Spain
Year of publication: 2000
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web site: http://www.fundabrinq.org.br/

 

Selo UNICEF municipio aprovado
elementos para a implantacao em outros paises latinoamericanos
Responsible Body: UNICEF TACRO Regional Office for Latin America and The Caribbean ;  United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
Year of publication: 2008
Pages: 71 p.
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Compressed (1402 KB ZIP)

 

French Indicators/Criteria
Responsible Body: UNICEF France
Year of publication: 2008
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Full text – English version (PDF)

 

The ‘Neighbourhood Doctors’ in peripheral Lima
Responsible Body: Aynimundo
Year of publication: 2001
Source: Implementing the Habitat Agenda – In Search of Urban Sustainability
Pages: 134-135
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web site: http://www.aynimundo.org/

 

The Participation Rights of Adolescents: A Strategic Approach
Responsible Body: UNICEF NYHQ
Year of publication: 2001
Source: Working Paper Series, Programme Division

 

The power of local action: 2003 International Healthy Cities Conference
Belfast, Northern Ireland, UNK – 19-22 October 2003
Responsible Body: Belfast Healthy Cities ;  World Health Association (WHO) – Regional Office for Europe – Centre for Urban Health
Year of publication: 2003
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web site: http://www.belfasthealthycities.com/



The South African Children’s Budget Unit (CBU) of Idasa
Presentation for the Exploratory Dialogue on Applied Budget Analysis for the Advancement of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Author: Streak Judith
Responsible Body: IDASA
Year of publication: 2001
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The State of London’s Children Report
Author: 
Hood Suzanne
Responsible Body: Office of the Children’s Rights Commissioner for London
Year of publication: 2001

 

The State of the World’s Cities 2001
Responsible Body: United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat)
Year of publication: 2001

 

Time to take stock
A strategy for assessing the child-friendliness of city projects
Author: Izugbara C. Otutubikey
Co-author: Ojua T. Asu
Year of publication: 2002
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Understanding and Evaluating Children’s Participation in Development
Responsible Body: Child Rights Information Network (CRIN)
Year of publication: 2004

 

Unfinished Business
EU enlargement and child rights
Author: Olsson Anna-Lena
Responsible Body: Save the Children Sweden – Rädda Barnen
Year of publication: 2001
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