CRC Campaign Sept 99 -Mar 2000

Is there really nothing you can do?
Action based on the Convention on the Rights of the Child

Sep 1999 – Mar 2000

Aims

  • To make children think about their rights and responsibilities.
  • To focus on the belief that children can contribute towards the betterment of their communities.
  • To challenge apathetic attitudes by asking, “Is there really nothing you can do?”
  • To provide a tangible opportunity to raise funds for a hospital, thereby practically demonstrating how children can contribute.
  • To introduce children to the concept of petitions as a tool for making their views heard.

 

 

 

 

No.

Activity

Output

School
Participation

Details

1

Things I Can Do To Make the World A Better Place. Posters with comments
returned to HREP
66 Schools Event held to
conclude campaign

2

Art Activity 1,400 art works 71 Schools Exhibition held at
Gallery Sadequain

3

Traveling Art Exhibition 27 selected art works 25 Schools Was sent to schools
for a week each

4

Debating Activity Debating activity in front of a live audience 6 Schools Was also held by
schools themselves

5

Fund Raising for NICH Rs. 336,280 raised 39 Schools Handing over
ceremony was held
at SIUT

6

Petitions for Juvenile Justice 13,144 signatures collected 32 Schools Delegation went to
visit Chief Justice