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Table 1 Treatment and special protection of the rights of incarcerated young people in prisons

From: Prison health situation and health rights of young people incarcerated in sub-Saharan African prisons and detention centres: a scoping review of extant literature

Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners (‘Mandela Rules’) (A/RES/70/175) (2016)[5]
Standard Rules for Non-Custodial Measures (‘Tokyo Rules, 1990’)[6]
Rules for the Treatment of Women Prisoners and Non-Custodial Measures for Women Offenders (‘Bangkok Rules, 2016’) (A/RES/65/229) [7]
UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989) [8]
UN Standard Minimum Rules for the Administration of Juvenile Justice (‘Beijing Rules’, 1985) [9]
UN Guidelines for the Prevention of Juvenile Delinquency (‘Riyadh Guidelines’, 1990) [10]
UN Guidelines for Action on Children in the Criminal Justice System (‘Vienna Guidelines’, 1997) [11]
UN Rules for the Protection of Juveniles Deprived of their Liberty (‘Havana Rules’, 1990) [12]
UN Guidelines for the Appropriate Use and Conditions of Alternative Care for Children (2009) [13].