Child Thrive Action Forum

Saturday, November 22, 2014 - 6:00am to 1:00pm

The International Institute for Child Rights and Development would like to invite you to our new initiative:

The Child Thrive Action Forum

Join us at this interactive forum to bring children, youth, parents, practitioners, and partners together to play, learn, and innovate. Together, we will celebrate the 25th Birthday of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child. The forum will create interactive spaces for more than 50 organizations that are supporting young people to thrive in Victoria.

Featured Play Circle Activities by:

International Institute for Child Rights and Development
Greater Victoria Public Library
Victoria Conservatory of Music

Roundtable discussion topics include:

Bully Free - It Starts with Me: 360 Degrees of Protection Perspectives
Mind Matters: Youth Mental Wellbeing
YOUth Decide! Unpacking Youth Engagement, Decision Making and Rights
One Step Ahead: Supporting Parents, Strengthening Community
What's All the HYPE? The Youth Program Quality Initiative (YPQI) in Victoria

Pop-up Activities include Dance, Yoga, Sportball, and Music!

For more information, and to register, visit:


Imagine a world where we build on the core strengths of children, their families, and communities, to create dignity, belonging, and justice for all.


Contact Info

International Institute for Child Rights and Development (IICRD)

based in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

(please email for appropriate address for your correspondence)
+1 (250) 891-2424

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