This comprises good practices of children and teenagers’ participation, tools and resourcers to promote it in different contexts as well as short films which the teens have made to express their ideas.
The moment to accompany them in the process of their critical thinking formation, the development of their expression capacity and the proactive approach of the different issues affecting them or their environment is now. That’s the reason children, teenagers and youth say they are Present!
It was attended by representatives of the Ministry of Childhood and Adolescence, Ministry of Education and Science, Christian Children’s Fund of Canada (CCFC), UNICEF and Grupo Barcelona.
A prestigious jury made up of recognized cinematography, communication and television professionals, revealed the winners of each category:
We thank to all the organizations that supported us and made the successful completion of this process possible.
Expo Salud (Health Expo) is an initiative by Fundación Alda which aims to prevent malnutrition and register risk factors in children aged between 0 to 5 years old.
The activity is held monthly within the framework of the Early Childhood Development Program carried out through Family Healthcare Units (FHU), with the support of the Christian Children’s Fund of Canada (CCFC).
This organization, with a strong sense of community, has as its mission to contribute to the empowerment of people and vulnerable communities, providing them with bicycles as a means to reach their autonomy.
In this opportunity, they visited communities in Altos which are part of the Alda Educa project in order to learn about the children’s experience who have to walk long distances to attend school daily. As a way to support their desire improve their lives, they donated 45 bicycles and helmets thus providing them with a safe and efficient means of transport.
This very touching event end with an artistic moment through which all the school community could expressed their happiness and gratitude.
She is a clear example of perseverance. Watching her fulfill her dream moves us and strengthens our commitment to children and youth of our country.