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World Day activities in Nicaragua

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

Activity Recap

From UNICEF Report:

In Nicaragua, evangelical pastors from 29 churches, with support from Acción Médica Cristiana and the Association of Pastors of the South Atlantic of Nicaragua, mobilized more than 1,000 of their members to hold a rally against violence to children and the importance of a protective family and community environment; the Theological and Social Research Centre in Managua organized its first inter-religious day in favor of children on November 19; discussion and reflection sessions took place with students at the Evangelical University from November 20-25; and the Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua agreed to dedicate prayers during Sunday church services during the first week of December on the care and protection of children.

 

Keywords: Latin America, Nicaragua, UNICEF, faith based organization, Christianity, fbo, violence against children,

Date: Sunday, 20 November 2011
Location:
Nicaragua