20 Years - The Convention on the Rights of the Child

People and Partners

Amitabh Bachchan

Actor and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Amitabh Bachchan speaks about the right of children to be immunized against polio.

Ishmael Beah

Author and human rights spokesperson Ishmael Beah speaks about the right children have to be protected from the violence and brutality of armed conflict.

Bernt Aasen

Bernt Aasen, UNICEF Regional Director for Latin America and Caribbean, talks about how cultural change around human rights has come to the region.

Dr. Abulkalam Abdul Momen

Dr. Abulkalam Abdul Momen, Vice-President of the UNICEF Executive Board and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations, talks about changes that have happened in Bangladesh due to the CRC.

David L. Parker

David L. Parker has photographed working children, labour conditions and public health problems around the world since 1992. Here he uncovers the hazards they face in South Asia, from leather tanning to mining and quarry work, and calls for a greater commitment to provide for children's basic needs.

Tess Ulrich

United Internet AGs Tess Ulrich shows how a leading Internet Service Provider draws on its universal medium to champion the rights of children and generate long-term social improvements in medical care, nutrition and educational development.



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