The 2018 International Children’s Peace Prize nominees


Mexico, 14 years
Nominated by Escuela Secundaria Técnica No. 85 “Francisco Gonzalez Bocanegra”

Issues: PeaceChild Participation

2018 Children's Peace Prize nominee Sergio

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I ask all boys, girls and young people to get to know and to respect our rights. I ask you to never give up and to raise your voice when our rights are being violated.

Sergio's story

Sergio, 14, lives in Mexico and believes that schools should be safe and peaceful places for children. He fights for an environment free of violence for his classmates and friends, and has successfully reduced conflict at school. He has given lots of speeches about children’s rights, as well as taking part in conferences and exhibits about the subject.

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