Commemorating 40 Years Of Civil Society Advocacy: 'Changing The Narrative: Promoting Positive Change With Children'

Fri, 26 May, 2023


Child Rights Connect, Terre des hommes Foundation, The Global Initiative on Justice With Children, and Iceland's Ministry of Education and Children marked a significant milestone in Geneva, commemorating 40 years of civil society advocacy.

The event titled 'Changing the Narrative: Promoting Positive Change with Children' underscored the pivotal role of children in fostering positive societal transformation.

At the heart of this gathering was the emphasis on amplifying children's voices, a core belief in initiating impactful change. The conference, characterised by the active engagement of Child Rights Connect's Children's Advisory Team and other young leaders, aimed to redefine the landscape of children's rights advocacy.

This momentum occasion celebrated the four-decade journey of civil society advocacy while setting the stage for a future where children's rights take center stage!