The CRADLE The Children Foundation is dedicated in protecting and promoting the rights of the child regionally and internationally; it is in this regard that we engage with our development partners to achieve this goal by hosting and attending child rights and empowerment based forums and events as and when necessary .
Sunday 20th June 2016
On December 4th 2000, the United Nations General Assembly decided that from 2001, June 20th would be celebrated as World Refugee Day. This day is to honor the courage, strength and determination of men, women and children who are forced to flee their homeland under the threat of persecution, conflict and violence. It is a day to celebrate and recognize the contributions of refugees in their communities.
Thursday 16th June 2016
Day of the African Child is on June 16 – when events will be held all over the continent and around the world.
The Day of the African Child (DAC) 2016 will be observed Under the theme “ Conflict and Crisis in Africa: Protecting all Children’s Rights” .
Sunday 5th June 2016
This day was established by the United Nations General Assembly in 1972 on the day that United Nations Conference on the Human Environment began. World Environment Day is celebrated every year on 5th June to raise global awareness to take positive environmental action to protect nature and planet earth. It is run by the UNEP. This day is one of the principal channels that the United Nations stimulates worldwide awareness of the environment and enhances political attention and action.
Saturday 4th June 2016
The International day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression is celebrated on 4th June of every year. The purpose of this day is to acknowledge the pain suffered by children throughout the world who are victims of physical, mental and emotional abuse. This day is also to celebrate individuals and organizations working to protect and preserve the rights of children.
Wednesday 1st June 2016
June 1st was proclaimed to be the International Children’s Day back in 1925 in a bid to draw attention to children’s issues. It was proclaimed by the World Conference for the Well-being of Geneva, Switzerland.
From 17th – 23th April 2016
The Ministry of Devolution and Planning with support from UNICEF Kenya Country office launched a programme to strengthen Communication for Development (C4D) capacities at national and county government level in 2015. In this regard, UNICEF Kenya has contracted the services of a C4D consulting group to roll out the programme. 33 C4D trained trainers drawn from Government Departments, Non-Governmental Organisations and UNICEF have been invited for the trainers learning lab phase 2 from 17th – 23rd April 2016. It is expected that the Trained Trainers will support the roll-out of the Mulit-year C4D capacity development plan.
Wednesday 13th April 2016
The Civil Society Policy Forum (CSPF) has become an integral part of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank Group Spring and Annual Meetings, providing an open space for Civil Society Organizations (CSOs).