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Show How You Can Make "Peace in the Streets"

Posted April 8, 2014 Avatar JulieVOY

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Member since September 30, 2013
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Peace in the Streets Call for Submissions Make a 1-3 minute film on how you would make peace in the streets. Tell your story of peace through a film. This is your chance to engage with others, speak, and act towards a peaceful world. Who Can Make a Film? There are three age categories and will have winners from each age group. You can include as many people as you want in your video, be sure to include names. Deadline for entries is May 31, 2014. 8 and under...


What Is a Child's Right to Freedom?

Posted October 30, 2013 Avatar Chima F. Madu

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In one of my child rights advocacy visits to secondary schools, I met the principal of a school who clearly prohibited me from talking to his students about the rights they have as children. We had an interesting discussion in which he gave some unsubstantial grounds against the enactment of the Child’s Rights Act. One of the grounds he stated was that the Child’s Rights Act incites rebellion amongst children against their parents and limits the amount of control parents have o...