7th Edition: article 31

“A child who does not play is not a child,
but the man who doesn't play has lost forever the child who lived in him”.
Pablo Neruda
'Nascondino nel bosco' Laura E. 10 anni Vimercate (Milano)Concorso Nazionale di Disegno 2006

"Hide an seek in the wood" Laura E. 10 year of age Vimercate (MI)
National Drawing Competition 2006

Convention on the Rights of the Child, article 31.

1 - tates Parties recognize the right of the child to rest and leisure, to engage in play and recreational activities appropriate to the age of the child and to participate freely in cultural life and the arts.

2 - States Parties shall respect and promote the right of the child to participate fully in cultural and artistic life and shall encourage the provision of appropriate and equal opportunities for cultural, artistic, recreational and leisure activity.