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Child Advisory Boards

Recorded in July 2016

Child Advisory Boards


Author: Plan International

Publisher: Plan International

Date: Unknown

Geographic Coverage: International

Type of Resource: Practice (International, Regional and/or Domestic)

Sector/setting: Various

Vulnerable groups: Seldom heard children

Developed with children and young people? Yes

Type of participation: Collaboration with children (e.g. action research, shared planning or decision making with adults)

Availability: Open Access

Keywords: Advocate, Approach, Child Rights, Development Organisations, Plan, School Authorities, United Nations, Young People



The boards are groups of young people supported by Plan, who engage with school authorities, the media, national development organisations and the United Nations to advocate for child rights.