A world in which children are valued and empowered and their rights promoted and protected
Happy International #HumanRights Day!
In 1950, the UN General Assembly proclaimed 10 December as Human Rights Day to bring to the attention ‘of the peoples of the world’ the Universal Declaration of Human Rights as the common standard of achievement for all peoples and all nations towards which individuals and societies should "strive by progressive measures, national and international, to secure their universal and effective recognition and observance".... read more
Terrorism & Children
December 16 will remain a dark day in the lives of many, particularly the families who have lost their loved ones. Every parent in the world dreads the loss of
their child and the worst has happened with the parents of at least 132 children in Peshawar.
The candle light vigils have commenced; text messages, Facebook posts and of course tweets on Twitter have flooded social media. But is this all that’s going to make any difference in the lives of those who have suffered?
To promote and protect the rights of children and to empower them using international standards as a yardstick through advocacy
supported by research, awareness raising, service delivery, and human and institutional development.