Child and Adolescents Correspondents of the IIN publish the Notebook CORIA N° 3

Child and Adolescents Correspondents of the IIN publish the Notebook CORIA N° 3   The Network of Child and Adolescents Correspondents (CORIA Network) of the IIN publishes the third edition of the CORIA Notebook in the framework of the “Americas Children and Youth Day”.   This new publication includes topics of interest to its authors: education, violence, justice, gender, among others, the coverage of events and interviews. In addition, the members of Generation 2019 present their ...
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IIN invites you to participate in the contest “Around the Book in Eighty Stories»”

IIN invites you to participate in the contest “Around the Book  in Eighty Stories"”   The IIN invites children and teenagers between 6 and 17 years old who live in Uruguay to participate in the “Around the Book  in Eighty Stories” contest.   This contest is organized by the Instituto del Niño y Adolescente de Uruguay (INAU), and is part of the celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, that is why the theme of the story should be inspired ...
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CORIA Network presents the proclamation: “Not Favours, but Rights”

CORIA Network presents the proclamation: “Not Favours, but Rights”   The Network of Child and Adolescents Correspondents (CORIA Network), presents its first proclamation: “Not Favours, but Rights”, in commemoration of the “Americas Children and Youth Day” that is celebrated every June 9.   This document aims to raise awareness and diseminate among the adult world and institutions about the importance of listening, respecting and taking into account the voices of children.   ...
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CORIA Network nominated for the International Children’s Peace Prize 2019

CORIA Network nominated for the International Children’s Peace Prize 2019   The IIN nominated the CORIA NETWORK to the International International Children’s Peace Prize 2019, for its commitment to the rights of children in the Americas.   The Network of Child and Adolescent Correspondents (RED CORIA) was created in 2017 and is made up of members of Consultative Councils and Organized Groups from different countries.   The CORIA participate in public consultations and events...
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Open the call to the first semester course of PIC

Open the call to the first semester course of Participation   The Inter-American Children´s Institute (IIN) opens the period for applications to the first semester course of Inter-American Training Program (PIC):   Civil aspects of International Child Abduction (Spanish and English). Child Rights and the Media; Introduction to Child Rights (Spanish and English); Planning and Managing of Comprehensive Public Policies for Early Childhood with a Rights-Based Perspective; ...
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IIN launches Notebook Coria N° 2

IIN launches Notebook Coria N° 2   Continuing with the promotion of participation spaces, the Inter-American Children´s Institute publishes the 2nd CORIA Notebook made by the Network of Child and Adolescent Correspondents of the IIN.   The launching of the CORIA Notebook No. 2 coincides with the celebrations of the 29th Anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child "a date that invites us to reflect on the task of promoting and protecting the rights of children."  ...
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OpiNNA: ¿How you are treated?

OpiNNA: ¿How you are treated?   In the framework of this meeting, the Executive Secretary of SIPINNA and UNICEF, launched the Ibero-American Survey on the Treatment of Children "OpinNNA: Tell me how you are treated", a simple 10 question survey aimed to children and adolescents between 8 and 17 years, in which they can give their opinion about the treatment they receive from adults in their homes, schools and communities.  The results of the survey will be presented at the Inter-American ...
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Inter-American Training Program starts courses in the first semester

Inter-American Training Program starts courses in the first semester   With more than 1000 applicants from 24 Member States of the Organization of American States (OAS), the Inter-American Training Program (PIC) ended successfully the call for the first semester courses of the IIN.   The courses offer a free academic opportunity that allows the training in specific themes related to the rights of children and adolescents, with the aim of moving “towards a culture of rights".  ...
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Call for a Photographic Exhibition

Call for a Photographic Exhibition   On the occasion of celebrating its 90 years of existence, whit the purpose of promoting and encourage the participation of children´s and adolescents from OAS Member States to participate in the photographic Exhibition “An Album on Rights”.   Bases and Conditions   
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Call for Internships of the Office IIN-OEA

Call for Internships of the Office IIN-OEA   The Inter-American Children's Institute and the Organization of American States OAS, gives you the opportunity to make your internship in your different areas: Early Childhood, Criminal Responsibility, International Abduction of Children and Adolescents, Participation, Sexual Exploitation, Caribbean Region and Communication and Information, all in an excellent working environment, where we will work to strengthen, protect and promote the rights...
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Refresher Workshop on Children´s Rights with Emphasis on Participation

Refresher Workshop on Children´s Rights with Emphasis on Participation   On October 19 -21 the Refresher Workshop on Children´s Rights with Emphasis on Participation was carried out in Guatemala City, with the participation of 18 staff members of the Social Welfare Secretariat (SBS). This activity was included within the framework of the Project on “Protection and Promotion of Children's Rights in the Inter-American System”, financed by the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)...
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Semi-Distance Course on Training Trainers in the Promotion of Child Participation

Semi-Distance Course on Training Trainers in the Promotion of Child Participation   The face-to-face stage of the semi-distance course on “Training Trainers in the Promotion of Child Participation” began last 5 September in Kingston, Jamaica, within the framework of the project on the Promotion and Protection of Children´s Rights in the Inter-American System, implemented by the IIN and the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA).   The objective of this course, which was ...
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Online courses in English

Online courses in English   The IIN is pleased to announce that the courses of the Online Training Program in English are now open for registration. The online training courses are the following:   Update Course on Child Rights: Targeting professionals from different fields who are active in the promotion and protection of child rights. The course will take place from 20 September to 12 November 2011. Promotion and Protection of Child Participation: Aimed at technical staff,...
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