NCC Seychelles

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The Seychelles Islands, situated in the Indian Ocean, 4 degrees South of the Equator, has a population of approximately 80,000 inhabitants, of which 33 percent is young people aged below 0 and 18 years. Over the years the National Council for Children (NCC), a Non Government Organisation, has been an active advocate for the rights of children and has been vocal in its denunciation of child abuse . It has also worked to raise-public awareness on issues related to children's well being.

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How can children have rights when they are unable to exercise responsibility?

The issue of responsibility is frequently raised as an argument against the principle that children have rights. However, it is not an argument that can be sustained.

Peace Conference

The National Council for Children in collaboration with the Ministry of Education organised a Peace Conference on the 22nd September to commemorate International Peace Day celebrated on the 21st September.

 

Child Protection Week in Pictures