YOUNG REPORTER – What is the impact of armed conflict on children in the north-east of the DRC? Zawadi,and other children the fear of armed groups is daily.
To celebrate the 10th anniversary of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1612 on Child Rights during Armed Conflicts, a committee of children from all over DRC gathered in Kinshasa to advocate their rights and take part in an inclusive workshop. Eunice a Young Reporter gives us a detailed account of this story!
Laetitia is a particularly engaged Young Reporter in Goma, the capital of North Kivu province in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. After having participated in a national children’s workshop on the topic of violence against children during armed conflict, she shares her ideas on the situation. Read all our other articles on the same subject!
Bora is a Young Reporter and her literary talent is undisputable. In this article, she shares her feelings and her ideas about grave violations of children’s rights in armed conflict. A MUST-READ!
Children promoting their own rights? This was the exact aim of the workshop that took place in Kinshasa on 3 July on the Monitoring and Reporting Mechanism for serious violations of children’s rights in armed conflict. Carmel, a Young Reporter tells us all about the day!