Children should be heard and an attempt should be made to understand their point of view

Nare's talk on #WorldChildrensDay

UNICEF Armenia
Nare in UNICEF cyan t-shirt is jumping and smiling and her quote is written in the cyan cloud on the left.
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25 November 2018

On November 20 the world celebrates World Children’s Day. This is also the day when UN convention on Child Rights was adopted! In 2018, to mark World Children's Day in Armenia special discussion was held in Tumo Creative Center, where children voiced the issues they are concerned with.

Children were joined by the President of Armenia Sarkissian, UNICEF Representative Tanja Radocaj, VivaCell-MTS General Manager Yirikian, Director of Synopsys Armenia Musayelyan, Acting Minister of Education and Science Harutyunyan and many other guests to discuss with possible solutions to their problems.

Nare talks about every child's right for a voice and to participation in decisions that affect their lives.


UNICEF Armenia

"I think that everyone would agree that concerned citizens are at the heart of a healthy and developing state. And, in order for people to be confident in their abilities, they must first feel support from their families and community, and only then from the country in which they live."