The report on admissibility under CRC OP3 has been updated until April 2022. In addition, to the previous report, it includes the admissibility decisions of the CRC Committee made at its 85th – 89th sessions. Specific attention is given to admissibility and extra-territorial jurisdiction.
After the recent climate change case at its eighty-eighth session (6 to 24 September 2021), the Committee on the Rights of the Child has revised the Rules of Procedure under CRC OP3, more specifically: rule 19 concerning the oral hearing.
The UN Committee on the Rights of the Child declares its first climate-related petition inadmissible for non-exhaustion of domestic remedies but establishes States extra-territorial obligations concerning climate change.