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New candidates in the 20th WCP Program

In March 2023, the 20th WCP Program begins. Meet three brave Child Rights Heroes and explore a new edition of The Globe. Last day to report the results from your school's Global Vote is 1 October 2023.

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Explore stories from around the world

Use our new search tool to find stories about children, Child Rights Heroes and children's rights around the world. Search by topic, country or continent, and find videos, interviews and features that interest you.

Millions of children choose Malala as their Decade Child Rights Hero

Millions of children chose Malala Yousafzai as their WCP Decade Child Rights Hero for her fight for the right of all girls to education and freedom.

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