November 20th is World Children's Day and to celebrate, a few of the UNICEF student teams, namely Groningen, Maastricht, Rotterdam, Utrecht, and Wageningen have joined forces to bring students and the general public a full week full of various events and activities. All events are free of charge, however, people are encourage to donate (via Helpmee).
Team Wageningen is hosting a Sports Challenge starting from Novemeber 16th. On the same day, the Utrecht team is hosting a lecture on Child Development, by Dr. Cathy van Tuijl, who has had years of experience in the field. But this is just the beginning!
More lectures follow the next day, on November 17th, when team Maastricht will bring to us not one but two lectures! The first lecture highlights the research by Marieke Hopmans on the Rights of Children living in the Sahrawi Refugee Camps (Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic). This is followed by a lecture on Child Poverty and the Importance of the Implementation of the European Child Guarantee by Hugo-Alexandre de Araújo.
On November 18th, it's time for students to get their A-game on, as the Groningen team will be hosting a Pubquiz!
The next day, on November 19th, team Utrecht will be bringing the audience yet another lecture, this time on Children's Rights, by Stans Goudsmit.
On the actual World Children's Day, which falls on November 20th, team Rotterdam (in collaboration with Amnesty Interantioanl Student Team) will invite the audience to participate in an educational movie night, where we'll be watching the movie 'Tales by Light'.
Finally, on November 23rd, team Rotterdam will close the week with a discussion night on the topic of Children's Rights.
Dit evenement is georganiseerd door regioteam Utrecht e.o.
16 november 2020 t/m 23 november 2020
Loenermark 335, 1025TE Amsterdam