Children's health protection: Russian law enforcement practice and International standarts

 
PIIS102694520010710-2-1
DOI10.31857/S102694520010710-2
Publication type Article
Status Published
Authors
Occupation: Leading Research Fellow, Department of the Human Rights, Institute of State and Law of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Affiliation: Institute of State and Law of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Address: Russian Federation, Moscow
Occupation: Chief Research Fellow, Department of the Human Rights
Affiliation: Institute of State and Law of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Address: Russian Federation, Moscow
Occupation: Leading Research Fellow, Acting Head of the Human Rights Department
Affiliation: Institute of State and Law of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Address: Russian Federation, Moscow
Occupation: Research Fellow, Department of the Human Rights, Institute of State and Law of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Affiliation: Institute of State and Law of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Address: Russian Federation, Moscow
Occupation: Chief Research Fellow, Department of the Human Rights, Institute of State and Law of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Affiliation: Институт государства и права Российской академии наук
Address: Russian Federation, Moscow
Occupation: Leading Research Fellow of the Human Rights Department, Institute of State and Law of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Affiliation: Institute of State and Law of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Address: Russian Federation, Moscow
Occupation: Senior Research Fellow, Department of the Human Rights
Affiliation: Institute of State and Law of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Address: Russian Federation, Moscow
Journal nameGosudarstvo i pravo
EditionIssue 7
Pages61-76
Abstract

Analysis of the law enforcement practice on the protection of children's health in the Russian Federation, which cover the 2015–2020 period, has made it possible to identify the most pressing issues related to the accessibility of medical services (including high-tech health care), medical and social expertise of children with disabilities and the provision to them rehabilitation (habilitation) facilities, as well as sanitary and epidemiological welfare of children in the educational facilities, and to propose approaches to their solution, taking into consideration the international standards. Special attention is given to the protection of children's health during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Keywordsrights of the child, child welfare system, children with disabilities, access to health care, children’s immunization, COVID-19 pandemic
Received11.05.2020
Publication date07.08.2020
Number of characters65259
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