30 Years of the Convention on the Rights of the Child: Taking Stock and Looking Ahead - 10 December, 2019
The annual conference of the Human Rights Platform will this year commemorate the 30th Anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, taking stock of developments which this Convention has brought about and looking to the future in order to see how that Convention's aims could better be affected.
The programme will be as follows:
08:30 Registration and welcome coffee
09:00 Opening by His Excellency President George Vella
09:15 Interventions by child speakers
09:30 Keynote presentation by guest speaker Prof. Velina Todorova
10:30 Panel discussion - The UNCRC and its impact on policy and practice
11:30 Coffee break
12:00 Panel discussion - The CRC - Quo Vadis?
13:00 Human Rights Award and Launch of the Mediterranean Human Rights Review
14:00 Closing remarks
No registration fee will apply. Those requiring further details or a certificate of attendance are requested to send an email to Mr Luke Scicluna and Ms Shirley Mifsud at firstname.lastname@example.org.