Proposal : [draft Convention on the Rights of the Child] / submitted by the Netherlands, United States of America, Austria, Australia.
E/CN 4/1988/WG.1/WP. 22 29 January 1988 Original: ENGLISH COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS forty-Fourth SESSION Pre-sessional open-ended Working Group on the Question of a Convention on the Rights of the Child 25-29 January 1988 Article 5 ter Proposal submitted by the NETHERLANDS, UNITED STATES Of AMERICA, AUSTRIA, AUSTRALIA The States Parties to the present Convention shall respect the rights and duties of the parents and, where applicable, legal guardians, to provide direction to the child in the exercise of his or her rights enumerated in the present Convention in a manner consistent with the evolving capacities of the child, having due regard the importance of promoting the development of the skills and knowledge required for an independent adulthood. GE. 88-10396