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The UN Convention on the Rights of the Child enshrines a child’s right to freedom of expression and right to participate in cultural and artistic activities.
Assitej International believes much more needs to be done to meet all countries obligations and recommends in its Manifesto involving children and young people through consultation and collaboration. But do we truly listen and take heed of young voices at national and local level?
Join us as we ask a range of policy makers and cultural leaders - what more can be done?
Yvette Hardie (Assitej International)
Koulla Yiasouma (NI Commissioner for Children and Young People)
Gilly Campbell (Arts Council NI)
Aideen Howard (The Ark, Dublin)
Discussion chaired by Dr Tom Maguire (Ulster University)
This event is interactive and will take place on Zoom. We suggest you use a device with working video and audio. Then head somewhere quiet with a stable WIFI connection so you can enjoy the show at its best!
We'll send you a reminder and a Zoom link on the day of the show. Make sure to give yourself some time in advance of the show to download Zoom so you don't miss the start!