Children’s Rights are Human Rights and Here’s Everything You Need to Know
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Children’s Rights are Human Rights and Here’s Everything You Need to Know

By Cate Brown, Journalist 20 Nov 2017
Young People

You’re probably aware that Mothers’ Day and Fathers’ Day is celebrated each year, but you may be surprised to know that Children’s Day exists too.

Set up in 1954 by the United Nations, Children’s Day promotes international togetherness, awareness among children worldwide, and the improvement of children’s welfare. Here’s everything you need to know:

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About The Author

Cate Brown Journalist

Cate Brown is a producer and journalist, working on investigations for the main UK broadcasters and writing features for national publications. She's a qualified, non-practising solicitor with an interest in human rights, including press freedom.

Cate Brown is a producer and journalist, working on investigations for the main UK broadcasters and writing features for national publications. She's a qualified, non-practising solicitor with an interest in human rights, including press freedom.