Article 14

 

Primo Premio, Concorso 2012

We worry about what a child will become tomorrow,
yet we forget that he is someone today.
(Stacia Tauscher)

The Convention on the Rights of the Child recognises and guarantees the rights to every children and young people in the world.

It is a juridical instrument which identifies the duties of Countries for their children; it is the first international document that ratifies the different kind of humain rights: civil, cultural, economic, politic, social. 

It aims to the respect of the child's opinion.

The 14th International Drawing and Visual Arts Competition remembers the article 14 of Convention:

States Parties shall respect the rights of the child to freedom of thought, conscience and religion.