May 10 2002

UN Special Session puts children at the forefront

10/05/2002 - Government leaders and heads of state, experts, NGOs and children are currently taking part in the "UN General Assembly Special Session on Children" in New York. SOS Children's Villages representatives form part of both governmental and NGO delegations. The Special Session reaffirms the will of the international community to put the rights of the child in the forefront.

SOS Children's Villages participation
The outcome


Ali Mahdi (in the middle), the Sudanese delegate of SOS Children's Villages - Photo: C. Schachinger