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All Information and reports are provided by the Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children.
On 14 February 2017, the Lithuanian parliament voted in favour of amendments to the Law on the Fundamentals of Protection of the Rights of the Child 1996, recognising children’s right to be protected from all forms of violence, including corporal punishment.
10 out of 11
The Baltic Sea Region may soon become a no-corporal-punishment zone within Europe with 10 out of the 11 countries having banned corporal punishment: