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African Child Policy Forum celebrates 10 years of commitment to children in Africa!
Nov 25, 2013 12:45 PM
On the 18th November the African Child Policy Forum (ACPF) launched the “African Report on Child Wellbeing 2013: Towards Greater Accountability to Africa’s Children”, its flagship report on how child-friendly African governments are, with rankings of the Child-Friendliness Index (as developed by ACPF and based on 44 indicators) for 2013, and as compared to 2008. It also held a Panel discussion with its partners about its past and future.
Peoples' Voices Series on 'Children and the Post-2015 Agenda' - watch online or attend
Nov 15, 2013 12:43 PM
On Tuesday 19 November, The World We Want Platform will host its fifth interactive session of its Peoples' Voices Series - "Children and the Post-2015 Agenda". In this event, panelists will explore how children's issues and voices should feature in post-2015 agenda.
When: 2:30-4:00 pm EDT Where: UNICEF House (Danny Kaye Visitor's Centre) 3 UN Plaza, New York, New York, USA Webcast: www.worldwewant2015.org/PeopleVoices
Coloquio gratuito: Infancias del Sur de México: Resultados de Investigaciones y Presentación de Libros
Nov 15, 2013 12:13 PM
Childwatch Key Institution, El Programa Infancia, invites you to the free colloquium: Childhoods of Southern Mexico at La Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana. Research results will be presented along with publications on the main theme. El Programa Infancia invita al próximo coloquio gratuito "Infancias del Sur de México" donde se presentarán los resultados de investigaciones y varios libros sobre el tema.
8th UNESCO Youth Forum - Conclusions of the Forum
Nov 13, 2013 01:19 PM
The 8th UNESCO Youth Forum came to a close on Thursday 31 October, in Paris, with the adoption of 10 strategic recommendations for future youth action and the selection of 15 Action Projects to receive the Youth Forum label, which are to be put into action by young people from across the world.
Research Watch: Violence Against Children
Nov 13, 2013 12:34 PM
Important progress has been made in deepening the understanding of violence against children. More has been learnt as well when it comes to solutions to the problem and what can be done to address it. And yet, violence against children still lacks traction on the public policy agenda and responses are not always effective. Why and what can be done? Online debate & commentaries.