ACHR 4.5, 5.5, 17, 19; CFREU 50; ICCPR 10.2 b), 10.3, 14.4


United Nations Rules for the Protection of Juveniles Deprived of their Liberty


United Nations standard minimum rules for the administration of juvenile justice (The Beijing Rules)


United Nations Guidelines for the prevention of juvenile delinquency (Raid Guidelines).


Case of the “Juvenile Reeducation Institute “v. Paraguay. PO, Merits, R and C. September 2, 2004. Series C No. 112. Par. 174-176


Right to personal physical, mental and moral Integrity

Rights of the Child

Right to a Family

Exceptional Separation of child from his family