The 2018 International Children’s Peace Prize nominees

Baysgalan

Mongolia, 16 years
Nominated by Authority for Family, Child and Youth Development

Issue: Child Participation

2018 Children's Peace Prize nominee Baysgalan

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Every child must be happy regardless of race, age, sex, or parents. I think every child’s voice and their participation is important for everyone's happiness. We begin to make our voices heard as representatives of other children. I would be grateful for every child who would join me.

Baysgalan's story

Baysgalan, 16, lives in Mongolia. By becoming actively involved in children’s rights, he wants to show other children that they can do it too. Baysgalan is a passionate boy and brave enough to spread his message around the world. Baysgalan was one of the winners of a competition spread across nine high schools, and he successfully participated in the English Olympiad. In the future, Baysgalan wants to continue his focus on the development of children in rural areas.

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