Ensuring Canadian children have an understanding of their rights, and how to respect the rights of others, creates more equitable societies with engaged citizens. There is no better place to foster such a culture of respect and citizenship than in our schools.
UNICEF Canada is committed to ensuring that the decisions, policies and practices in our education system are made through the lens of children’s rights.
See how UNICEF Canada is working with a variety of partners to promote rights respecting education and global citizenship across Canada’s education sector.Read More
UNICEF Canada’s Rights Respecting Schools initiative uses the Convention on the Rights of the Child as a basis for building an inclusive and respectful school culture.Read more
Children’s rights are at the heart of UNICEF Canada’s Global Classroom programming. Learn about children’s rights and the Convention on the Rights of the Child.Read More
Learn more about what we do and explore the answers to some of the most common questions we get asked.Read More