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TOO WEAK TO SPEAK

Posted June 19, 2014 no picture Angélique Pouponneau

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Member since June 19, 2014
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A child is born, a resource to our world; Her first thought is not the right vote; In her mother’s arms she’s curled; Her eyes full of hope. She cries because she is hungry; Her mother’s heart aches, For she has no food to give her; But it is that which she needs. A right to food, a right to a home, A right to feel safe, a right to roam; The world awaits her vote but she awaits a meal; It is that which the world must give her. Her mother’s love, a warm plate...


Discussion/Debate on Plan of Action UNSLCD 2014

Posted May 26, 2014 Avatar Andres_GEMConnect_CarolBaur_Mexico

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Member since February 28, 2014
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Fellow Student Leaders, We’ve finally concluded our work on the Plan of Action. The ideas and effort you have invested in this document should have begun a change. All of us are already thinking on the issues that we discussed and at the very least are aware of the many problems we face. Action is precisely what we should strive for now. Bearing in mind our Plan of Action, we can still have some insights on what is written. It is important to think on what we have to do and...


Have your say! New crowdsourcing platform for post-2015 youth priorities

Posted March 24, 2014 no picture UNICEF Education

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Over 1 million of the 1.5 million youth voters in the My World Survey chose education as their top priority. Over the last 18 months, a number of consultations and meetings on education have taken place, leading to a consensus that education must be a top priority in the next development agenda. In various discussions, young people have demanded a post-2015 education goal that guarantees that all children have equitable access to education and that all children are learning – from early childh...