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Learn more about UNICEF’s work under the topic "Universal Children's Day".

Recognizing the plight of children on Universal Children's Day

Posted by: Guest Author November 20, 2015

Twenty-six years ago today, the world made a solemn promise to the children of the world, to protect and promote their rights to survive and thrive, to learn and grow, to make their voices heard and to reach their full potential. But for children caught up in the different conflicts now gripping the Middle East and North Africa, that pledge – formalized in the Convention on the Rights of the Child -- is being broken, day in and day out. Read more »

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In their own words: Young Canadians celebrate National Child Day

Posted by: Richard Webster November 19, 2013

In recognition of our young people’s voices, UNICEF Canada asked children and youth to describe what National Child Day means to them and to reflect on their experience speaking with their Member of Parliament during UNICEF Canada’s “Bring your MP to School Day” events earlier this month. Read more »

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