Children are at the centre of all we do and how we do it. We work towards ensuring the creation of safe spaces and learning opportunities, free from any form of violence, where children can fully express themselves, participate, engage with others, and become actively and positively engaged in our work and in their communities. Arigatou International is all for children, but also all with them.


Interview with Ms. Marta Santos Pais

On the 30th Anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General on Violence against Children, Ms. Marta Santos Pais, explains the reasons to celebrate and the challenges ahead.


Download material to support your local actions

Posters, flyers and brochures on topics such as child rights and ending violence against children. Download, print, customize, and use these materials in your projects.




The GNRC Youth Committee invites you to join the campaign to commemorate the 30 years of the CRC

The members of the GNRC Youth Committee 2019 are inviting children and youth from the GNRC to join the commemorations of the 30 years of the CRC by organizing activities in their communities to reflect about the rights of the child.


From Ecuador, radio broadcast about child rights

From Quito, Ecuador, Sofía Urbina (18 years old) invites local leaders in her community to participate in a radio broadcast to reflect about child rights and the importance of promoting and advocating for the rights of the child. Audio available only in Spanish

Desde Quito, Ecuador, Sofía Urbina (18 años) dialoga con líderes locales sobre la importancia de promover los derechos de los niños.