The challenges of e-learning

The challenges of e-learning

Right now, in Canada, I am fortunate enough to receive a high-quality education. In-fact Canada, for the most part, has a reputation for consistently providing education to citizens, but in this time of confusion surrounding COVID-19, this education is placed in jeopardy. Canada’s Response: e-learning. This is the practice of teaching and learning digitally oftenLeer más sobre The challenges of e-learning[…]

The Discrimination of Children in Healthcare – and the Easy Solution To Solving It

The Discrimination of Children in Healthcare – and the Easy Solution To Solving It

According to a statistic presented by the Bellagio Child Survival Study Group, child deaths could be cut by 63% worldwide if coverage rates of effective prevention and treatment interventions were to increase from current levels to 99%. Further, according to a report by the World Bank in 2013, nearly 80% of Africans, mostly those inLeer más sobre The Discrimination of Children in Healthcare – and the Easy Solution To Solving It[…]

3rd Pan-American Forum

3rd Pan-American Forum

This year I was given the amazing opportunity to attend the third Pan-American Child Forum in Cartagena Colombia. At the forum 80 Children (including myself) were given the opportunity to not just speak about children’s rights but handed the responsibility of helping shape international and national implementation of children’s rights as outlined by the UnitedLeer más sobre 3rd Pan-American Forum[…]

Opening Speech of the activities commemorating the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child

Opening Speech of the activities commemorating the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child

Wow… I can see many, many people here!, Time goes by quickly… thirty years… that’s incredible!   During all this time we have lived many things, and someone told me that I have helped a lot. But I sometimes feel bad, because of the countries which have ratified me, and then forgot me. Anyway, I’mLeer más sobre Opening Speech of the activities commemorating the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child[…]

How Canadians Are Veering Billion-Dollar Industries Towards Preserving Children’s Rights

How Canadians Are Veering Billion-Dollar Industries Towards Preserving Children’s Rights

How Canadians Are Veering Billion-Dollar Industries Towards Preserving Children’s Rights   In recent years, Canadians have become increasingly conscious about the sources and routes their clothes, coffee beans, jewellery, chocolate and countless other every-day items take before it reaches them. But they haven’t just stopped there; more than ever, they are actively using that knowledgeLeer más sobre How Canadians Are Veering Billion-Dollar Industries Towards Preserving Children’s Rights[…]

How the Solutions to the International Zinc Deficiency in Children and Toxication of Environment Through Battery Disposals are Incredibly Interconnected

How the Solutions to the International Zinc Deficiency in Children and Toxication of Environment Through Battery Disposals are Incredibly Interconnected

How the Solutions to the International Zinc Deficiency in Children and Toxication of Environment Through Battery Disposals are Incredibly Interconnected   One of the most common health problems among millions of children across the world and whose treatment can also solve a major environmental problem lays within a relatively common, inexpensive and yet incredibly importantLeer más sobre How the Solutions to the International Zinc Deficiency in Children and Toxication of Environment Through Battery Disposals are Incredibly Interconnected[…]

Day of General Debate «The Protecting and Empowering Children Human Rights Defenders»

Day of General Debate «The Protecting and Empowering Children Human Rights Defenders»

Day of General Debate     Child Rights Connect is a non-governmental organization that works towards protecting the rights of the child. The organization was created 30 years ago and has been empowering children human right defenders ever since its creation. The committee’s focus has been to involve children human rights defenders from all overLeer más sobre Day of General Debate «The Protecting and Empowering Children Human Rights Defenders»[…]

LGBTQ+ Rights in Trinidad & Tobago

LGBTQ+ Rights in Trinidad & Tobago

LGBTQ+ Rights in Trinidad & Tobago     Very recently, the topic of LGBTQ+ rights has come to light as a law deemed “unconstitutional” preventing the equal treatment of those who are lgbtq+ in Trinidad and Tobago has been repealed. Many Trinbagonians are quite religious, saying that homosexuality goes “against god” or is an abominationLeer más sobre LGBTQ+ Rights in Trinidad & Tobago[…]