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Assam celebrates World Children's Day by commitment to child rights with UNICEF

Assam celebrates World Childrens Day by commitment to child rights with UNICEF

Sentinel Digital DeskBy : Sentinel Digital Desk

  |  21 Nov 2019 6:04 AM GMT

GUWAHATI: India joins the world on 20 November to celebrate World Children’s Day, 30 years since the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly.

Assam joined the celebrations with a session of UNICEF Activate Talks at the Assam Legislative Assembly (ALA), under the leadership of the Speaker, Hitendra Nath Goswami.

The talks were in the form of testimonies as defenders and champions of child rights that focused on solutions towards tackling issues related to Violence against Children. These were delivered by adolescents and young people, experts and thought-leaders, who had used innovative platforms and solutions to deliver results for the most vulnerable and marginalized children and young people in Assam.

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