28 December 2022

UNICEF Youth Advocates drive change through innovative solutions to address access to justice

When given the appropriate platform and opportunity children and young people are able to propose solutions, give ideas and inspire others to bring positive change in their lives. Child and youth participation is much more than having a voice. It is about being informed, engaged and having an influence in decisions and matters that affect the…, Team 𝐄𝐝𝐮𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝟒𝐀𝐥𝐥 on raising awareness on the right to education for children in contact with the law, Youth Advocates for Justice for Children stand next to banner Members of the team 𝐄𝐝𝐮𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝟒𝐀𝐥𝐥 as part of UNICEF initiative Youth Advocates for Justice for Children. “With this initiative we wanted to openly say that every child should have access to education and this right must not be denied because the child has made a mistake or has entered…, Team 𝐒𝐩𝐞𝐚𝐤 𝐋𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐧 𝐑𝐞𝐬𝐨𝐥𝐯𝐞 on introducing peer mediation in the education system, Team 𝐒𝐩𝐞𝐚𝐤 𝐋𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐧 𝐑𝐞𝐬𝐨𝐥𝐯𝐞 on introducing peer mediation in the education system Speak Listen Resolve team developed ideas on peer mediation as part of UNICEF initiative Youth Advocates for Justice for Children. “Honestly, we did not want to experiment, in fact we wanted to introduce peer mediation because we saw how effective it is in other…, Team 𝐒𝐭𝐮𝐝𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐂𝐥𝐮𝐛𝐬 on a manual for establishing student clubs, Team Student Clubs in front of the banner they designed as part of their participation in UNICEF initiative Youth Advocates for Justice for Children. Team Student Clubs in front of the banner they designed as part of their participation in UNICEF initiative Youth Advocates for Justice for Children. Becoming an initiator, someone who demands action…, Team 𝐌𝐞𝐜𝐡𝐭𝐚 on mechanisms to enable all children have information about the services offered in one place, A team that developed website with links to main helplines and human rights organizations as part of UNICEF initiative Youth Advocates for Justice for Children A team that developed website with links to main helplines and human rights organizations as part of UNICEF initiative Youth Advocates for Justice for Children. The third team worked on…, Team 𝐅𝐨𝐫𝐮𝐦 𝐓𝐡𝐞𝐚𝐭𝐫𝐞 on raising awareness on bullying through theatre, The largest team of UNICEF initiative Youth Advocates for Justice for Children developed forum theatre performance to raise the awareness on bullying The largest team of UNICEF initiative Youth Advocates for Justice for Children developed forum theatre performance to raise the awareness on bullying “When we first started discussing the issues…