YOUNG REPORTER – We made an encounter with an exceptional woman: Ivonne. She is forty years old, and a mother of eight children. She is very determined to support the needs of her children.
Fiston one of our Young Reporters tells gives tells you the story of the forum on Equity and Child Rights
With the rainy season come the floods, which sometime flood schools. The Young Reporters from Kimbanseke tell us how this has kept children from going to school.
The story of Mechak a 12 year old boy from Lumumbashi working as a cart-man.
Berck a 17 year old Young Reporter from Kinshasa, wants to tell you how he spent October 15th celebrating World Handwashing Day.
Merveille, A 17 year old Young-Reporter from Kinshasa calls to end Child Marriage in DRC.
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!
What a fantastic initiative! Deo, Young Reporter in DRC’s Bandundu Province, delivered presentations in front of secondary school students so as to teach them about the rights of the child as they appear in the famous Convention. Found out how he and other Young Reporters went about organising it all!
The Convention on the Rights of the Child includes all the rights but also all the obligations relating to children. Children need help and protection to grow happy.
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!