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Afghanistan

World Day Activities in Afghanistan

Sunday, 20 November 2011

The Ministry of Religious Affairs, with UNICEF support, organized radio and television interviews with mullahs who also used Friday prayers to highlight messages on ending violence against children.

Angola

World Day activities in Angola

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from the UNICEF country office of Belize.

Antigua and Barbuda

World Day Observance in Antigua and Barbuda

Sunday, 20 November 2011

An observance of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children organized by the UNICEF country office of Barbados.

Argentina

World Day Observance in Argentina

Saturday, 19 November 2011

An observance of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children organized by the GNRC national committee of Argentina.

Australia

Light a Candle for Child Protection, Australia

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Join me in lighting a prayer candle for the protection of children at the Shrine of St Mary MacKillop in the Chapel of St Stephen in Brisbane

Barbados

World Day activities in Barbados

Sunday, 20 November 2011

An observance of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children organized by the UNICEF country office of Barbados.

Belgium

World Day Observance in Belgium

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Youth-organized observance of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children

Belize

World Day Observance in Belize

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from the UNICEF country office of Belize.

Bosnia and Herzegovina

World Day Observance Bosnia and Herzegovina

Sunday, 20 November 2011

World Day of Prayer and Action for Children 2011 will be celebrated in Sarajevo through Charity Action (a clothing drive).

Brazil

World Day Observance in Brazil

Sunday, 20 November 2011

World Day Celebrations in Brazil will take place in conjunction with the Day of Afro Consciousness (Dia da Conciencia Negra) the week of November 20th. Multiple public events will build awareness around the theme of violence against children.

Burundi

World Day Observance in Burundi

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Global Network of Religions for Children (GNRC) of Africa will hold celebrations of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children in Burundi.

Cambodia

World Day Observance in Cambodia

Tuesday, 20 December 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from the UNICEF country office of Cambodia.

Chile

World Day Observance in Chile

Sunday, 20 November 2011

An observance of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children organized by the GNRC national committee of Chile.

Colombia

World Day Observance in Colombia

Sunday, 20 November 2011

An observance of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children organized by the GNRC national committee of Colombia.

Comoros

World Day Observance in the Republic of Comoros

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Global Network of Religions for Children (GNRC) of Africa will hold celebrations of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children in Republic of Comoros.

Congo

World Day Observance in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Global Network of Religions for Children (GNRC) of Africa will hold celebrations of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Costa Rica

World Day Observance in Costa Rica

Sunday, 20 November 2011

The Global Network of Religions for Children (GNRC) in Latin America is organizing a celebration of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children in Costa Rica.

Cuba

World Day Observance in Cuba

Sunday, 20 November 2011

The Global Network of Religions for Children (GNRC) in Latin America is organizing a celebration of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children in Cuba.

Dominica

World Day activities in Dominica

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from UNICEF.

Dominican Republic

World Day Observance in the Dominican Republic

Thursday, 17 November 2011

On November 17, 2011, religious leaders, representatives of different faith communities, civil society organizations and children gather to celebrate the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children (DPAC) in the Dominican Republic.

Ecuador

World Day Observance in Ecuador

Sunday, 20 November 2011

An observance of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children organized by the GNRC national committee of Ecuador.

El Salvador

World Day Observance in El Salvador

Sunday, 20 November 2011

An observance of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children organized by the GNRC national committee of El Salvador.

Ethiopia

World Day Observance in Ethiopia

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Global Network of Religions for Children (GNRC) of Africa will hold celebrations of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children in Ethiopia.

Grenada

World Day activities in Grenada

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from UNICEF.

Guatemala

World Day Observance in Guatemala

Sunday, 20 November 2011

An observance of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children organized by the GNRC national committee of Guatemala.

Haiti

World Day Observance in Haiti

Sunday, 20 November 2011

An observance of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children organized by the GNRC national committee of Haiti.

Honduras

World Day activities in Honduras

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from the UNICEF country office of Honduras.

World Day Observance in Honduras

Sunday, 20 November 2011

An observance of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children organized by the UNICEF country office of Honduras.

India

World Day Observance in Kolkata

Monday, 14 November 2011

In coincidence with Swami Vivekandanda's 150th birth anniversary and in honor of International Children's Day and the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children on November 20th, Global Week of Holistic Welfare of Children will be celebrated in Kolkata.

World Day of Prayer

Sunday, 20 November 2011

"World Prayer Day" Celebrations

World Day Observance in India

Sunday, 20 November 2011

India's World Day Observance, through awareness programs and activities for children, will focus on the sub-themes of child protection and violence against girls. A resulting Week of Action will begin on the 14th and culminate on 20 Nov 2011.

Day of Prayer and Action for Children 2011 in India

Monday, 21 November 2011

Day of Prayer and Action for Children 2011 in INDIA will be conducted from 12th to 21st November 2011. The observances will include interfaith prayers with children, parenting workshops, school-centered campaigns, anemia screening, and shramadaan.

Iran (Islamic Republic of)

World Day activities in Iran

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from the UNICEF country office of Iran.

Israel

World Day Observance in Israel

Friday, 18 November 2011

World Day of Prayer and Action for Children 2011 will be celebrated in Israel through school activities in Ramle that will focus on child rights.

Jordan

World Day Observance in Jordan

Sunday, 20 November 2011

The Fisher Program, a collection of youth groups, in Jordan will continue with their 2-year Bag of Love program in observation of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children this year.

Mashrek International School Celebrates the World Day, Jordan

Tuesday, 06 December 2011

Mashrek International School in Amman celebrated DPAC 2011 by organizing a full day of awareness-raising activities in the school and the local community. The celebration took place on 6th December 2011 and was organized and executed by students in grade

Kenya

World Day Observance in Kabarnet Division of Baringo County, Kenya

Saturday, 19 November 2011

Teachers engaged children on the concept of Violence Against Children after which trees were planted in each school.

World Day Observance in Kenya

Sunday, 20 November 2011

An observance of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children organized by the UNICEF country office of Kenya. Activities include working with primary, and secondary schools on the issue of violence against children.

World Day Observance in Kabarnet Division, Kenya

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Kaptimbor Primary School within Kabarnet Town hosts over 300 children, many parents, religious and local leaders. Other than songs, poems and dancing, three main activities were implemented.

World Day Observance in Garissa, Kenya

Sunday, 20 November 2011

The Day of Prayer and Action for Children 2011 was commemorated at the Garissa Muslim Children’s Home (GMCH) with the participation of 300 children comprising some of the Orphaned children living in the Centre.

Kenya 2011: Isiolo Interfaith Prayers and Sensitization on Child Protection

Wednesday, 23 November 2011

The Inter-Religious Council of Kenya in partnership with UNICEF has organised an interfaith prayer and action meeting for Children aimed at sensitizing the community and animating public discussion on birth registration and preventing early marriage.

Kisumu Interfaith Network Prayers and Action for Children

Friday, 25 November 2011

"..The human person was created by God in unity of body and soul and is called upon to safeguard these. Every child is a gift to its brothers, sisters, parents and the entire family...

Machakos Interfaith Prayer and Action for Children

Saturday, 26 November 2011

Inter-Religious Council of Kenya, part of the Religions for Peace (NY) network and UNICEF support proper upbringing and survival of children to ensures a solid community of believers and leaders for tomorrow.

Lebanon

World Day Observation in Lebanon

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Liberia

World Day activities in Liberia

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from the UNICEF country office of Liberia and the Inter-Religous Council.

World Day Observance in Liberia

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Global Network of Religions for Children (GNRC) of Africa will hold celebrations of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children in Liberia. Activities include interactive sessions on violence against children and bible quizzes.

Madagascar

World Day Observance in Madagascar

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Global Network of Religions for Children (GNRC) of Africa will hold celebrations of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children in Madagascar.

Malawi

World Day activities in Malawi

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from the UNICEF country office of Malawi.

Mauritania

World Day activities in Mauritania

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from the UNICEF country office of Mauritania.

Mauritius

World Day Observance in Mauritius

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Global Network of Religions for Children (GNRC) of Africa will hold celebrations of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children in Mauritius.

Mexico

World Day Observance in Mexico

Sunday, 20 November 2011

The Global Network of Religions for Children (GNRC) in Latin America is organizing a celebration of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children in Mexico.

Montserrat

World Day activities in Montserrat

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from UNICEF.

Mozambique

World Day activities in Mozambique

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from the UNICEF country office of Mozambique.

Nepal

World Day Observance in Nepal

Friday, 18 November 2011

World Day of Prayer and Action for Children 2011 will be celebrated in Nepal through an Interfaith Program that will focus on the theme of "Stop Violence Against Children".

Peace Prayers and Songs

Sunday, 20 November 2011
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200 children and teachers who are invited by PENN will join the 800 other children for ECD Festival and World Day of Prayer and Action for Children in order to celebrate the Universal Children's Day at Swimming Pool complex, Satdobato, Lalitpur, Nepal.

Interfaith workshop on violence against children

Monday, 21 November 2011

Interfaith workshop on violence against children

Creative art workshop among children with disability on violence against children

Friday, 02 December 2011

DPAC and APED Nepal are organizing an Art workshop for children with disabilities in honor of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children. The children will create artwork and poems on the theme of violence against children.

Workshop on violence against children in Muslim community

Thursday, 08 December 2011

APED Nepal is planning to hold a one day workshop on violence against children among Muslim community.

Nicaragua

World Day Observance in Nicaragua

Sunday, 20 November 2011

World Day observance in Nicaragua hosted by GNRC Latin America.

World Day activities in Nicaragua

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from the UNICEF country office of Nicaragua.

Nigeria

World Day activities in Nigeria

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from the UNICEF country office of Nigeria

Pakistan

Pakistan 2011: Love, No Punishment

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Love, No Punishment "Stop violence against children" Message delivered among 160 school children and 15 adults by display banners and cards among children and in news papers.

Palestine

World Day Observance in Palestine

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities included three awareness-raising sessions for Muslim religious leaders in Gaza involving around 80 Imams

Panama

World Day Observance in Panama

Sunday, 20 November 2011

An observance of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children organized by the UNICEF country office of Panama.

Papua New Guinea

Protecting Children Against Violence is Everyone's Responsibility, Papua New Guinea

Friday, 18 November 2011

This event promotes awareness-raising on community based child protection work by Kafe Women's Association, a local NGO supported by Save the Children. Local children will present music, drama, poems and debate on the topic of violence against children.

Philippines

Philippines 2011: Children Have Voices for Peace

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Metro Manila children from Mindanao who have migrated due to the decades-long conflict make a call to the key players of the country's peace process to mainstream children's issues in the Peace Agenda and to end armed conflict in their generation.

Portugal

World Day Observance in Portugal

Sunday, 20 November 2011

A youth-organized observance of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children.

Romania

World Day observance in Bucharest, Romania

Sunday, 20 November 2011

World Day observance in Bucharest, Romania

World Day Observance in Sibiu, Romania

Sunday, 20 November 2011

World Day of Prayer and Action for Children 2011 will be celebrated in Romania through a workshop that will focus on the theme of "Stop Violence Against Children".

Rwanda

World Day Observance in Rwanda

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Global Network of Religions for Children (GNRC) of Africa will hold celebrations of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children in Rwanda.

Senegal

World Day activities in Senegal

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from the UNICEF country office of Senegal.

Serbia

World Day Observance in Serbia

Sunday, 20 November 2011

The Global Network of Religions for Children (GNRC) of Europe is supporting the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children by hosting a celebration in Serbia.

Sierra Leone

World Day Observance in Sierra Leone

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Radio programmes and community level discussions on and around 20 November will focus on violence against children and address positive discipline, child marriage and birth registration.

World Day activities in Sierra Leone

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from the UNICEF country office of Sierra Leone.

Somalia

World Day Observance in Somalia

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Global Network of Religions for Children (GNRC) of Africa will hold celebrations of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children in Somalia.

World Day of Prayer and Action for Children celebrated in Mogadishu, Somalia

Sunday, 20 November 2011

World Day of Prayer and Action for Children celebrated in Mogadishu, Somalia

South Africa

World Day Observance in South Africa

Sunday, 20 November 2011

In conjunction with the Global Climate Change Conference hosted in Durban, the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children will pass through seven countries from Kenya to South Africa to join faith communities and religious leaders in activism.

South Sudan

World Day Activities in South Sudan

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from the UNICEF country office of South Sudan.

Spain

World Day Observance in Spain

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Youth-organized observance in Spain of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children.

Sri Lanka

World Day Observance- Sri Lanka

Saturday, 12 November 2011

World Day Prayer and Action for Children will be celebrated at a national "Deshodaya" in Galle. Over 500 community leaders, religious leaders and young people will participate to build awareness and generate solutions to end violence against children.

World Day Observance- Colombo, Sri Lanka

Sunday, 20 November 2011

This main celebration of World Day of Prayer and Action for Children in Colombo will draw around 200 adults and 100 children from care homes, underprivileged schools, etc. Government officials, religious leaders and civil society leaders will also attend

St. Vincent

World Day Observance in St. Vincent

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from UNICEF.

Sudan

World Day Observation in Sudan

Sunday, 20 November 2011

The World Day was celebrated in Sudan on 20 November 2011, during the GNRC Arab States Regional Workship on Ethics Education for Teachers and Educators.

Swaziland

World Day activities in Swaziland

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from the UNICEF country office of Swaziland.

Tanzania

World Day Observance in Tanzania by GNRC and UNICEF

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Global Network of Religions for Children (GNRC) of Africa will hold celebrations of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children in Tanzania.

Timor-Leste

World Day Observance in Timor-Leste

Sunday, 20 November 2011

In Timor-Leste, in partnership with Pastoral da Criança, a range of activities are planned including a Mass at Dili Cathedral led by the Bishop on the critical role of religious communities in protecting children from violence.

Trinidad and Tobago

Break the Silence at Hillview College

Friday, 11 November 2011

Random Acts of Good Deeds and Hillview College Break the Silence with a series of talks and presentations by students and a wall painting event in commemoration of Universal Children's Day and the Day of Prayer and Action for Children.

Turks and Caicos Islands

Evening of Fellowship for children & youth

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Friday 18th November 2011 • Morning Devotions at Schools highlighting “The Rights of a Child.” Teachers are encouraged to include the theme “Stop Violence against Children” by talking about ways & places/environments where children experience violence.

Uganda

World Day activities in Uganda

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from the UNICEF country office of Uganda.

Ukraine

World Day Observance in Ukraine

Sunday, 20 November 2011

This is an observance of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children organized by the UNICEF country office of Ukraine.

United States

Stop Violence against Children Through Positive Parenting in New York

Friday, 18 November 2011

This panel will discuss principles of positive parenting, its relationship to child development, and will identify ways in which positive parenting can prevent or reduce violence against children. The panel will also highlight the role of the World Day.

Tumwater Neighborhood Prayer Potluck

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Commemoration of the World Day at New Harvest Church in Knoxville, Tennessee

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Commemoration of the World Day at the New Harvest Church in Knoxville in Tennessee.

Virgin Islands

World Day activities in the British Virgin Islands

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Activities for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with support from UNICEF.