Spain: A Day Out for Youth in Pozoblanco and Surrounding Municipalities

Children’s Council Visit to the Parliament of Andalusia A few days ago, the Local Children’s Council of Pozoblanco, Dos Torres, El Guijo, and Alcaracejos had an exceptional experience with a visit to the Parliament of Andalusia in Seville. The young representatives passionately presented the concerns and needs of the youth from the Valley of the … Read more

The Pozoblanco City Council (Spain) announces Literary Awards and Birth Aid Plans

The Pozoblanco City Council has launched two significant initiatives aimed at fostering cultural engagement and supporting local families. Firstly, the Department of Culture and Library, under the guidance of councilor Marisa Sánchez Cámara, has announced the latest edition of its poetry and narrative and literary creation awards for young people. These contests, which have a … Read more

Preparations for and observance of the thirtieth anniversary of the International Year of the Family

The present report is submitted in response to General Assembly resolution 77/191. As part of the preparations for the thirtieth anniversary of the International Year of the Family, the report focuses on analysis of demographic trends and their impact on families and family-oriented policies. With regard to fertility decisions and maternal mortality reduction, the Secretary-General … Read more

The gesture. At the European elections, we will ‘give’ the vote to our youngest children. They must be able to decide

By Lucia Marchegiani and Matteo Rizzolli, original article in Italian on avvenire.it Italy will not allow 16-year-olds to vote, other countries will. The provocation of a couple of researchers: excluding children means discriminating against them. They pay for adults’ choices, they have no voice Leonardo is 16 years old. He attends a political youth organisation. … Read more