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Rights: Now! Engaging with children on matters that affect them


Rights: Now! is a level 2-3 education resource that introduces children and their teachers  to children’s rights and the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (the Children’s Convention).  

The resource has a specific focus on a child’s right to have their say, participate and be heard on issues that affect them.   

The resource includes:

  • Two lesson plans including hands-on activities
  • Background information and resources
  • A child friendly ‘Children’s Convention’ poster
  • Opportunities for children to exercise their right to have a say in their world
  • Support for teachers and facilitators

To access the Rights: Now! resource and the 'Every Child has Rights' poster click on the appropriate links below.