Future Policy Award 2015: Celebrating the world’s best laws and policies to secure children’s rights

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The World Future Council addresses challenges to our common future by identifying and spreading best policies around the globe. We do this by celebrating exemplary policies that create better living conditions for present and future generations through our annual Future Policy Award. Alongside presenting the award we also work with policy-makers to speed up policy action towards just, sustainable and peaceful societies.

 

Over 100 young delegates adopt Children’s Declaration on the SDGs

On 20 September 2015, the Voices of Future Generations “Children’s Declaration” was adopted by more than 100 young delegates during the Children’s Summit on the World’s Sustainable Development Goals at the UN Headquarters in NYC. At the same event, child authors from around the world shared their visions of the future with the 70th UN General Assembly. Click here for further information or here to read a copy of the declaration.

Book launch with Jörg Pilawa

Together with our ambassador and German TV-Host Jörg Pilawa, we celebrated the launch of our new book “Kinderrechte erleben – Unterwegs mit Jörg Pilawa (Discovering child rights – On the road with Jörg Pilawa), in Hamburg on November 18, 2014.

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On the road for child rights in Namibia

Ensuring enough healthy food for every child is one of the aims of our work. Our ambassador, German TV presenter Jörg Pilawa, visited various aid projects in Namibia, to understand the food security situation there.

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