Summary publication

Supporting young children’s rights: Statement of intent (2015–2018) provides high-level principles and areas for collective work, advocacy and action by Early Childhood Australia (ECA), its members and the National Children’s Commissioner in relation to the rights of young children—including children from birth to primary school age—over the next three years.

Supporting young children’s rights: Statement of intent (2015–2018) assists ECA and its members to be clear and credible advocates in campaigning for the rights and wellbeing of young children (ECA, 2014). ECA and the National Children’s Commissioner have worked collaboratively to identify key areas for action to advocate for young children’s rights in Australia. This document also aims to guide professionals working with young children to support and advocate for young children’s rights in their day-to-day practice.

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