SAVE THE DATE! Next edition of CATS will tackle the broad theme of violence and children dealing with violence. “Safe Together – Working to End Violence Against Children” will take place from the 30th of July until the 5th August 2018, during the Caux Forum. CATS 2018 aims to stimulate a culture of collaboration between children and adults, to equip […]Read more "November Newsletter"
The 90 Days Challenge is over so let’s take a look at the initiatives that were taken forward after CATS, inspired by the principles of children’s participation !Read more "Time’s up for the 90 Days Challenge"
ON THE ROAD TO CATS 2018 ! The international Core Team met from 13 to 15 October to work on the next edition of CATS. It was a very inspiring and stimulating week-end for members, both young people and adults! The team is made of members of the executive team of CATS, of […]Read more "October’s Newsletter !"
Esteban Quispe, now 18 years old, is one of the young people who marked CATS 2016. His story is a very interesting one: starting at the age of 10, he has been building robots from recyclable waste. As a child coming from a modest family in Patacamaya, the other villagers originally rejected him until he […]Read more "Day 5 Esteban Quispe’s interview"
Children as Actors for Transforming Society (CATS) met for the 4th edition. The conference allowed space for sharing stories and practice, learning and playing. This years’ focus was on how adults, children and young people can contribute to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The last day of the CATS Conference 2016 left participants with […]Read more "Highlights from CATS Conference 2016"
“I was a child and you will be adults. We need to share power as well as sharing resources”, said the Member of the European Parliament (MEP) Julie Ward at the CATS conference 2016. At a global conference on children’s rights and child participation, MEP Julie Ward stressed the importance of including children in […]Read more "MEP Julie Ward advises children and young people on how lobbying to politicians"
Children as Actors for Transforming Society meets for the 4th edition: this year the focus will be on how children and young people can contribute to furthering the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). CATS conference opens in the splendid Caux (Switzerland) Conference Centre with the commitment to foster policy change with future generations. “We must enable […]Read more "CATS conference 2016 kicks off, this years’ focus is on global goals"