"#31 Last week the Council of Europe organized the Conference: “Beyond the horizon: a new era for the rights of the child”. The Conference provided an opportunity for high-level representatives of memb..."
"#30 This week is World Health Day; a very important day at this time. The World Health Organization states that "the current design of the economy leads to an unequal distribution of income, wealth an..."
"#29 Today is UN international Day of Happiness. It’s a day to be happy, of course! The United Nations has celebrated this day as a way to recognise the importance of happiness in the lives of people a..."
"#28 This week it is Zero Discrimination Day. We celebrate the right of everyone to live a full and productive life, and live it with dignity. Zero Discrimination Day highlights how people can become i..."
"#27 Today it is UN World Day of Social Justice. This is an international day recognizing the need to promote social justice, which includes efforts to tackle issues such as poverty, exclusion, gender ..."
"#26 This week we celebrate Safer Internet Day. On this day we promote a safer and more responsible use of online technology by children and young people around the world. The internet is a powerful to..."
"#25 This week we celebrate the UN International Day of Education. The right to education is the important article 26 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The declaration calls for free and re..."
"#24 This month the Council of Europe raises awareness for the Convention 108, the first legally binding international instrument on data protection. Every year we celebrate Data Protection Day on 28 J..."
"#23 Today is United Nations World Braille Day. For the visually impaired, life under lockdown has presented several issues of independence and isolation, especially for people who rely on using touch ..."
"#22 This week it is United Nations International Human Solidarity Day. The concept of solidarity has defined the work of the United Nations since the founding of this important organization. The UN br..."
"#21 Today we celebrate International Universal Health Coverage Day. With this day, the UN aims to raise awareness of the need for strong and resilient health systems and universal health coverage. The..."
"Today is a beautiful day. UNICEF celebrates its 75th anniversary. My personal wish is that more attention is paid to Article 16 of the Convention on the Rights of the Child: the right to privacy. It i..."
"#20 This week we celebrate Human Rights Day, the day the United Nations General Assembly adopted, in 1948, the Universal Declaration on Human Rights (UDHR). The UDHR is a milestone document, which pro..."
"#19 This week we celebrate the UN International Day of Persons with Disabilities. Disability inclusion is an essential condition to enforce human rights. There are one billion people with disabilities..."
"iYYU Note 2 To Log on or not to Log on.... In our journey to create a Privacy first communication platform, we are moving forward everyday. In this Privacy first blog my colleague Rosa dives into the ..."
"#18 Dear all. Today it is World Children’s Day! This important day was first established in 1954 as Universal Children's Day and is celebrated on 20 November each year to promote international togethe..."
"iYYU Note 1 Today I’m starting my frequente iYYU Notes. I'm proud to be a member of the Team. iYYU is a privacy first communication platform that enables you to be in control of your data while commun..."
"#17 The United Nations has declared today as World Cities Day. The day aims to greatly promote the international community's interest in global urbanization and foster cooperation among countries in a..."
"#16 This week the UN celebrates the Global Media and Information Literacy Week. The significant digital divide needs to be addressed by improving people's skills to seek, receive and transmit informat..."
"#15 This week the United Nations organizes “The International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction”. This Day is an opportunity to acknowledge the progress being made toward reducing disaster risk and loss..."
"#14 Tomorrow we celebrate the United Nations World Habitat Day! The UN designated the first Monday of October of every year as this Day to reflect on the state of our habitats, and on the basic right ..."
"#13 This week the United Nations organizes the International Day for Universal Access to Information. This day highlights the importance of expanding access to information laws, and their implementati..."
"#12 This week we celebrate the UN International Day of Democracy. This Day provides an opportunity to review the state of democracy in the world. Democracy provides an environment for the protection a..."
"#11 This week we celebrate the United Nations World Humanitarian Day. Each year, the Un focuses on this day on a theme, bringing together partners from across the humanitarian system to advocate for t..."
"#10 This week we celebrate the Un International Youth Day. Therefore I want to highlight the UN General Comment 25 about the right to protection from economic, sexual and other forms of exploitation: ..."
"#9 This week special attention for digital child rights related to commercial advertising and marketing. The UN General Comment 25 is very clear about this topic: GC 25 #40. "The digital environment i..."
"#8 This week special attention for the new Data Manifesto of UNICEF: "Together with 17 global experts UNICEF has worked to develop a Manifesto that articulates a vision for a better approach to childr..."
"#7 Today the UN is organizing the World Refugee Day. In 2020, the number of international migrants reached 281 million. Among the world's migrants are nearly 34 million refugees and asylum seekers who..."
"#6 Today the UN organizes the World Day Against Child Labour. Unfortunately child labour still exists in the world. We all know that child labour deprives children of their childhood, their potential..."
"#5 This week the UN is organizing the International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression. The purpose of this day is to acknowledge the pain suffered by children throughout the world who are..."
"#4 This week the United Nations is organizing the International Week of Solidarity with Peoples of Non-Self-Governing Territories. This is defined as an area "whose people have not yet attained the fu..."
"#3 This weekend we celebrate the United Nations International Day of Families. The theme for this year is focused on “the impact of new technologies on the well-being of families”. This is off course ..."
"#2 Today my note is all about youth participation in a digitale age. I want to highlight two comments of the United Nations General Comment 25 about children's rights and youth participation in relati..."
"#1 On this United Nations International Delegate's Day I'm starting my note-serie. Delegates bring the United Nations to life. Without them the UN would not be what it is. They negotiate agreements a..."
"To all my followers. Today it is an important day: International day of Democracy of the United Nations: https://www.un.org/en/observances/democracy-day. For me personally it is important youth can ha..."