The deadline to submit your nomination for the International Children’s Peace Prize has been extended!
After receiving several requests, we are extending the nomination period until March 15th of 2018.
We asked KidsRights Youngster Baruani to tell you a little bit about his life. Read his personal story in which he updates you on his journey that brought him to South Africa, after years living in a refugee camp.
KidsRights will extend its financial support for the continuation, expansion and development of the Pay-It-Forward Ambassadors program. The Pay-It-Forward Ambassadors program is part of the Chaeli Campaign.
Do you know a child whose actions and strong commitment have made a difference in improving children’s rights? Give him or her the opportunity to be recognized for these achievements with a nomination for the International Children’s Peace Prize 2018.
Sixteen-year-old Mohamad Al Jounde from Syria has won the International Children’s Peace Prize. Mohamad received the award for his tireless efforts to ensure the rights of Syrian refugee children. In the presence of media outlets from all over the world and several prominent guests, such as His Royal Highness Prince Ali bin al-Hussein of Jordan and a large number of foreign ambassadors, the award was handed out by Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and Children’s Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai.
On December 4th, the International Children's Peace Prize 2017 will be awarded during the official ceremony in the renowned Hall of Knights in international city of peace and justice The Hague, the Netherlands. For those who can't be there in person, KidsRights will stream the ceremony live on Facebook. Here are 3 reasons why you should definitely tune in to watch!
Desmond Tutu has today announced the three finalists for the International Children’s Peace Prize 2017 on behalf of the KidsRights Foundation. From a record number of 169 entries from 55 countries, the Expert Committee has selected 3 finalists. Nobel Peace Laureate Ms. Malala Yousafzai will present the prize to the winner on December 4th in the Hall of Knights in the Dutch city of The Hague.
Read our open letter to Fiji Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama, chair of the United Nations Climate Conference in Bonn. We ask him to invite KidsRights Youngster Kehkashan Basu to Bonn to voice the concerns of today’s world’s youth about the issue of climate change.
KidsRights and The KidsRights Youngsters were proud contributors to the 2017 Key Club International Convention in San Antonio, Texas, July 4-8. 2014 International Children’s Peace Prize winner Neha Gupta was invited to be a keynote speaker at this annual youth convention.