The National Network for Children and the Legal Aid Network of the National Network for Children were heard during a session of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child at Palais Wilson, Geneva, Switzerland.
During the session, NNC, along with other leading civil organizations from Bulgaria, shared their experiences and observations on various challenges at the level of regulatory framework, policies, and practices related to the rights and well-being of children and families in Bulgaria.
In a special session of the Committee, two young people from NNC’s Youth Network “Megaphone” – Denis Yordanov and Nia Atanasova – also participated and had the exceptional opportunity to personally share their authentic ideas and causes related to improving the lives of children in Bulgaria with the UN.
The team of the National Network for Children and the two young people from “Megaphone” were invited to a reception at the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Bulgaria to the UN and other international organizations in Geneva, where they met with Ambassador Yuri Sterk, Ms. Radiona Nikova, and the team of the Permanent Mission.
The National Network for Children and the Legal Aid Network of NNC were heard during a session of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child at Palais Wilson, Geneva, Switzerland.