Fostering the rights of children 

The Ombudsman for Children is an autonomous and independent authority that promotes the realisation of the rights and best interest of children. The Ombudsman for Children ensures that the position and rights of children are taken into account in legislation and decision-making.

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Brochures and materials on children's rights

Here you can find brochures about the rights of children in different languages. The material can be used and distributed freely. 

Rights and legal protection of children and families

Information and instructions in matters related to individual children and families. See also: 

Lasten sivut – website for children in primary school

(in Finnish and Swedish) 

The Lasten sivut website includes tips on what to do in case of a problem and important information on children's rights, among other things. For example, see: