Event: Moving forward together...for children

Commemorating the 25th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child:
a look at progress made, continuing challenges and the impact of collaboration   

RSVP below by 13 November. 

Opening remarks:
Esther Alder, Vice-présidente du Conseil administratif de la Ville de Genève

François Longchamp, President of the State Council of the Republic and canton of Geneva

H.E. M. Alexandre Fasel, Swiss Ambassador & Permanent Representative to the UN

Words from:
Flavia Pansieri, Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights, OHCHR

Marie-Pierre Poirier, UNICEF Regional Director for Central and Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States

Jorge Cardona Llorens, Member, UN Committee on the Rights of the Child

Nigel Cantwell, Expert and CRC Drafting Participant

Anne-Sophie Lois, President, Child Rights Connect & UN Representative in Geneva, Plan International

Introduction to the Geneva Declaration by Anita Bay Bundegaard, Director & UN Representative, Save the Children  



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November 20, 2014 at 6pm - 8pm
Palais Wilson
rue des Pâquis 52
Geneva 1201
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Hosted by
Child Rights Connect, Defence for Children International, ECPAT International, International Movement “ATD Fourth World”, Plan International, Red Latino Americana y Caribeña por la Defensa de los Derechos de los Niños, Niñas y Adolescentes (RedLAMYC) · Save the Children International, Terre des Hommes International Federation, UN Committee on the Rights of the Child, UNICEF -- In Collaboration with: OHCHR, the City of Geneva, the Republic and canton of Geneva, Permanent Mission of Switzerland to the UN
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