Posted by Alexander Tymczuk on 10. november, 2014
How do Ukrainian children experience events that have plagued their country in the past year? How do they process all the strong impressions they have to deal with through media, family, friends and personal experiences? How do they envision the future? These are some of the questions we hope to get many different answers to in an essay competition for Ukrainian children and adolescents, which Maidan Norway organize in collaboration with the International Institute of Education, Culture and Relations with Diaspora at the Polytechnic University in the city of Lviv.
States Parties shall assure to the child who is capable of forming his or her own views the right to express those views freely in all matters affecting the child, the views of the child being given due weight in accordance with the age and maturity of the child.