Realising the rights of children: Nine policies contend for award

Hamburg/Geneva/New York – 23 September 2015: Nine policies from 18 countries and six regions have been shortlisted for this year’s Future Policy Award on securing children’s rights, the World Future Council and partner organizations the Inter-Parliamentary Union and UNICEF, have announced.

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29 policies nominated for Future Policy Award 2015

Hamburg/Geneva/New York, 1 June 2015 – Twenty-nine laws and policies that contribute to securing the rights of children have been nominated for the Future Policy Award 2015. This has been announced by the World Future Council, the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and UNICEF to coincide with today’s International Day for Protection of Children (Children’s Day).

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Nine-year old author shares vision of a green and just future

London, 14 November 2014 – On the 25th Anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child, the World Future Council launches “Voices of Future Generations”, an international children’s book series highlighting the vision of children for a just, vibrant, and green world. The first internationally selected author is a nine-year old British boy from Cambridge in East Anglia. 

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