November 02, 2021
GlobalChild is an international team comprised of child rights and child development researchers, advocates, and experts working under the guidance of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child. You are invited to the Canadian Launch of the GlobalChild platform which will take place via webinar on December 13th in celebration of the 30th anniversary of Canada’s ratification of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. The webinar will commence with remarks from the Honorable Landon Pearson, the “Children’s Senator”, and Dr. Yanghee Lee, the former chair of the UN Committee and current chair of GlobalChild’s Steering Committee. The GlobalChild Platform will be introduced and demonstrated through a collaborative presentation by Dr. Ziba Vaghri, the Director and Principal Investigator of this project, and several former chairs of the UN Committee, including: the Honourable Jaap Doek, the Honorable Jean Zermatten, Justice Renate Winter, and more.

Register here and don’t miss out on this important step in promoting children’s development in Canada and around the world.


Join us for the CCRC AGM & Panel on Climate Change (Nov. 4 at 2pm EST)

Join the CCRC for our Annual General Meeting on November 4th at 2pm EST. Note that this is open to the general public, not just CCRC members. The first hour will be a panel on climate change and children's rights.

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Join us for the CCRC AGM & Panel on Climate Change (Nov. 4 at 2pm EST)
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