National Conference on Child Rights
On the Occasion of International Child Rights Day
20th November’2007, Mavalankar Auditorium, Rafi Marg, New Delhi
9:00 am – 9:45 am : REGISTRATION
9:55 am : ARRIVAL OF CHIEF GUEST
10:00 am - 10:05 am : Lighting of Lamp
10:05 am - 10:12 am : Opening Song by Children
10:12 am - 10:15 am : Presentation of bouquets to the Dignitaries.
10:15 am - 10:20 am : Welcome Address by Dr. Shantha Sinha, Chairperson, NCPCR.
10:20 am - 10:30 am : Address by Smt. Renuka Chowdhury, Hon’ble Minister (IC), (WCD)
10:30 am - 10:37 am : Address by Shri Jairam Ramesh, Hon’ble MOS (Commerce).
10:37 am – 10:45 am : Address by Shri Oscar Fernades, Hon’ble MOS (IC), Labour & Employment.
10:45 am - 10:55 am : Address by Shri Arjun Singh, Hon’ble Minister (HRD).
10:55 am - 11:10 am : Inaugural Address by Smt. Sonia Gandhi, Chairperson, UPA (Chief Guest ).
11:10 am - 11:15 am : Vote of Thanks by Shri Anil Kumar, Secretary, MWCD.
11:15 am – 11.45 am : High Tea
11:45 am – 1.15 pm : Session-II
Children Speak, Adults Listen (presentation by Children on various issues)
1.15 pm – 2.00 pm : Lunch
2.00 pm – 4.30 pm : Session-III
Children’s Right to Survival, Development, Education, Care and Protection.
Chair : Dr. Shantha Sinha, Chairperson (NCPCR)
Speaker (s) :
- Shri Muchkund Dubey : Common Schooling System
- Dr. Kiran Bedi : Police & Child Rights
- Swami Agnivesh : Child Labour
- Shri Abhijit Sen : Planning for Children
- Shri Anil Bordia : Right to Education
- Mrs. Prema Cariappa : Role of Parliamentary Forum for Children
- Valedictory Address : Shri P. Chidambaram, Hon’ble Minister for Finance [to be confirmed]