Children Rights Awards

If you know someone who shows outstanding respect for the rights of children, you can nominate them for a CCRC Child Rights Award!

The award recognizes individuals or groups who demonstrate exemplary efforts to respect the rights of children as described in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. Recipients will receive a certificate, be honoured in an appropriate way, and be publicly recognized through the CCRC website and newsletter.


Awards will be given in four categories:

Children’s Rights Champion: for work that makes an obvious difference in the lives of children and advances respect for their rights
Children’s Rights Trailblazer: for original approaches that model rights-consistent activities
Children’s Rights Supporter: for supporting efforts to promote children’s rights
Article 12 Award: for a young person who exercises voice and participation for child

Deadline for nominations October 18, 2013

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