News: Organisation's News

Check out the latest news to find out what we have been up to and what we have planned.

CtC Director Tricia Young Resigns

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After 8 years of incredible work, Tricia Young has decided to resign as Director of Child to Child. We would like to wish her well on her new journey. Tricia is leaving Child to Child in the capable hands of Teresa Sguazzin, who will be taking over as Interim-Director.

CtC Chair receives honourary doctorate

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On 15 June 2018 Gerison Lansdown received an honourary doctorate from Carleton University “in recognition of extraordinary leadership in advocating for children’s rights.” In her inspiring convocation speech she drew upon the example of Pikin to Pikin Tok to illustrate how participation enables access to a range of rights, including protection.

Child to Child in best practice report

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We are featured in two case studies in the Bernard van Leer Foundation and 8 80 Cities report “Building Better Cities with Young Children and Families”.

Not simply adults in waiting: The rights of adolescents

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On February 7th, the UN officially launched its new General Comment on the implementation of the rights of the child during adolescence – a timely document highlighting the rights, capacities and vulnerabilities of young people.

Sad news: co-founder Dr. Hugh Hawes passed away

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We are sad to announce that our co-founder Dr. Hugh Hawes passed away on July 3rd, 2014.

Child to Child unveils its new brand, logo and website

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For its 35th year, Child to Child rebrands! With our new website comes a new logo design.

Child to Child launches a US-based branch for the Americas

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In February 2012, Dr Celine Woznica established Child to Child in the USA in collaboration with the School of Public Health, University of Illinois, Chicago.

Child rights expert as new Chair of Trustees

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Gerison Lansdown, international child rights expert and advocate, has become Child to Child new Chair of the Board of Trustees.