CAMPUS UNESCO

When, local time: 
Wednesday, 23 November 2016 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: 
France, Paris
Type of Event: 
Special Event
Contact: 
Victoria Dellinger

CAMPUS UNESCO "The rights of the child", on the occasion of World Children's Day and the release of the book "The Rights of the child: 4 stories against exclusion", publisher A dos d’âne, on Wednesday 23 November from 15:00 to 17:00 at UNESCO Headquarters, 125 Avenue de Suffren, Paris. This UNESCO CAMPUS will gather together more than 200 school students.

Debate moderated by Christine Kelly, Journalist and President of the Emergency K Foundation
Martine Brousse, President of the association La Voix De l'Enfant
Véronique Cazeneuve, Editor-in-chief, publications À dos d'âne
Authors: Delphine Bertozzi, Nikolaï Angelov and Thierry Heuninck
Florence Migeon, UNESCO Expert on Inclusion and Education
Conclusion by Gérard Mestrallet, President of the ENGIE Foundation - partner of UNESCO CAMPUS
Jean-Marc Mormeck, Interministerial Delegate for Equal Opportunities for French Overseas Territories
Vincent Defourny - Director Division of Public Information UNESCO

ABOUT CAMPUS UNESCO: To put the expertise of UNESCO teams and partners at the service of the youth for a better understanding of major contemporary issues. 300 young people exchange for 2h00 on different themes with 3 experts on this issue. Moderation and one of the experts are from UNESCO, others are civil society voluntary speakers. Since 2014, 33 CAMPUSES raised awareness to over 7,000 young people. On major themes such as: living together, peace, sustainable development, human rights and girls’ education.