TABLE 3

Relating the Core Principles of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child to the Principles of Medical Ethics

Children's Rights PrinciplesMedical Ethics Principles
Article 2: NondiscriminationJustice
Article 3: Best interestsBeneficence
Article 6: Survival and developmentNonmaleficence
Article 12: Providing children a voice and listening to themAutonomy