CHILD'S RIGHT INTERNATIONAL

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INTRODUCTION

Years ago, Ghana ratified the UN Convention on the Rights of the child. This Convention has a fundamental principle and an internationally agreed framework necessary for ensuring minimum standards for the well being of the child and to which every child is entitled. Children’s Rights International registered in 1997 as a non-governmental organisation is committed to the principles enshrined in the UN Convention on the rights of the child.

Child's Rights International (CRI) is a non-governmental organization (NGO) which is committed to the promotion and protection of the inherent dignity of every child, the realization of the fundamental rights of children and the development of their unique abilities, talents and personality. CRI was established in 1997.

COMMITMENT

CRI's commitment is to provide ongoing support for child participation to ensure that children's voices and contributions are recognized and valued in society, and to reaffirm children's faith in a better and brighter future.

VISION

As an organization, CRI is dedicated to the vision of a society wherein children are given the opportunity to find their identity, realize their worth and develop to their full potential in a safe and supportive environment.

MISSION

Our mission is to promote and protect the inherent dignity of every child, to draw attention to the fundamental needs of children to provide assistance to help children develop to their full potential.

OBJECTIVES

CRI's main objectives are to:

 

1. Instill and nurture in children a strong commitment to respect,

protect and uphold the rights of children now and when they

find themselves in leadership positions in the future;

 

2. Build the capacity of children to be able to effectively participate

in addressing issues that affect them;

 

3. Empower children to become initiators of their own ideas;

 

4. Support encourage children to create positive change in their

communities and society;

 

5. Equip children with knowledge about their rights and responsibilities.

CONTACT INFORMATION

WE ARE SOCIAL

P. O. BOX NT102, New Town -  Accra

Ghana-West Africa

0302 763763  /  0244 406151

Info@crighana.org

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