Tag: United Nations
Fun Activities to do on Universal Children´s Day
November 20, 2015  |  Written by M. Rodrigo Brao

Universal Children´s Day was first established in 1954 by the United Nations on a day like today, November 20th, in order to promote unity and international awareness of children´s rights. UNICEF coordinates this special day and encourages us to participate in improving the welfare of children all over the world. There are still too many who  do not enjoy their full rights and there is still a lot to do. We, as parents, should help our children become aware.

An interview with Nancy on World Ocean´s Day
June 8, 2015  |  Written by Carlota Nelson

Today, June 8th, is World Ocean´s Day and this year´s United Nations theme is: “Healthy Oceans, Healthy Planet.” According to the Secretary General, Ban Ki-Moon, “in order to ensure the health and safety of our communities and future generations, it’s imperative that we take the responsibility to care for the ocean as it cares for us.” And there is no one better than Nancy to talk to us about this. Her experience as a dolphin veterinarian will help children understand why it´s important to take care of our oceans and all it´s creatures.