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CoE Urges Slovenia to Ban Corporal Punishment of Children

Ljubljana, 17 June - The Council of Europe (COE) presented in Ljubljana on Tuesday its campaign against corporal punishment of children under the slogan "Raise your hand against smacking". The initiative's objectives are prohibition of corporal punishment, promotion of positive parenting and raising awareness of children's rights throughout Europe.

Ljubljana
Ombudsman Zdenka Cebasek Travnik (right) and Kristina Plavsak Kranjc of Ljubljana's Council of Europe Information Office (left) at the launch of Council of Europe campaign against corporal punishment of children.
Photo: Domen Groegl/STA

Ljubljana
Ombudsman Zdenka Cebasek Travnik (right) and Kristina Plavsak Kranjc of Ljubljana's Council of Europe Information Office (left) at the launch of Council of Europe campaign against corporal punishment of children.
Photo: Domen Groegl/STA

Ljubljana
Ombudsman Zdenka Cebasek Travnik at the launch of Council of Europe campaign against corporal punishment of children.
Photo: Domen Groegl/STA

Ljubljana
Children playing in workshops at the launch of Council of Europe campaign against corporal punishment of children.
Photo: Domen Groegl/STA

Ljubljana
Children playing in workshops at the launch of Council of Europe campaign against corporal punishment of children.
Photo: Domen Groegl/STA

Ljubljana
Children playing in workshops at the launch of Council of Europe campaign against corporal punishment of children.
Photo: Domen Groegl/STA

Ljubljana
Children playing in workshops at the launch of Council of Europe campaign against corporal punishment of children.
Photo: Domen Groegl/STA

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