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             Landon Pearson welcomes Senator Rosemary                          Moodie in the Centre February 18, 2020


    CRAN 2020 held February 14-15.  See Gallery for photos!

    NEXT EVENT:   World Summit for Children +30

  • May 13, 2020

  • Richcraft  Hall Atrium.  Program to follow


DEADLINE EXTENDED TO APRIL 20:  CANADIAN JOURNAL OF CHILDREN’S RIGHTS/Revue canadienne des droits des enfants 2020 CFP:

 Children’s Rights and Education: Respecting Children’s Rights at School.   For more information, please go to Journal site at ojs.library.carleton.ca/index.php/cjcr

International Foster Care Organization 2020 Call for Abstracts and Registration. https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1ChyDVr_VrK-8KR_uRa9-Kz0vaIZvZ3bK?usp=sharing.

Families Canada produces “Children’s Rights in Canada” video in collaboration with Landon Pearson Centre

English video  available  here

French video  available here.

Tip Sheet available here

2019 National Child Day Event

                                Landon Pearson Introduces Children’s Entertainer Raffi

                                at the National Arts Centre, September 28, 2019!

2019 EVENTS:

  1. Winter 2019 LPC Newsletter available here!
  2. Spring 2019 Event:  International Year of the Child +40    Program Available Here
  • To view recordings of the event, please click links below (in 30 minute intervals).  Video credit to Prof. Dominique Marshall:

1. https://youtu.be/g1xDMo_McM4

2. https://youtu.be/1LYF7K06n6I

3. https://youtu.be/-uDsgoavykk

4. https://youtu.be/jffmzz0-IRg

5. https://youtu.be/_oneJH2Xc9I

  • Read the IYC Canadian Commission’s 1979 report:

         FOR CANADA’S CHILDREN available here: part1  part2

        POUR LES ENFANTS DU CANADA available here: part1  part2

3.   CRAN Celebrates 10th Anniversary!

The CHILD RIGHTS ACADEMIC NETWORK (CRAN) met on February 8-9, 2019 to discuss this year’s theme:  Children’s rights and discrimination. Click on the CRAN link for more information.


Other News:

  1. Information on: Discontinuation of the Office of the Child and Youth Advocate of Ontario
  2. Canadian Journal of Children’s Rights Vol. 5, No. 1 (2018): CHILDREN’S RIGHTS AND ENVIRONMENTS:  Available here:
  3. Chief Commissioner, Canadian Human Rights Commission Keynote address at the Canadian Coalition for the Rights of Children’s Raise the Bar event, November 21, 2018. Available here
  4. New report:  “What Makes Shaking the Movers Unique?” Available here
  5. Gerison Lansdown receives Carleton University Honorary Doctorate at June, 2018 Convocation. Info here
  6. Child Rights Academic Network (CRAN) annual meeting takes place February 14=15, 2020.