World Children’s Day: Commemorative Conference Celebrates 30 years of the Convention on the Rights of the Child
“The children of today are standing up for their rights. What will you do?”
20 November 2019, GENEVA – 20 November celebrates World Children’s Day, and 2019 marks the 30th anniversary of the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of the Child by the UN General Assembly. It is the most widely ratified human rights treaty in the world, which protects the right of all children to be free from discrimination, violence and neglect.