Salomey, member of Odumase child rights club : “When I took the leadership role to be the team leader for organizing the Swine Flu Campaign I thought I was going to work with the facilitator but he encouraged us to do the work ourselves. I am glad I can take credit for the work I have done.”
In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the CRC, Mali planned several activities - at local, national and international levels - for the whole of month of November. Activities included conferences, debates, seminars and assessment meetings.
The project Reflection and creativity in education for development is an initiative of Plan International’s West Africa Regional Office (WARO) supported by Plan Senegal. It took place in Notto, in the Thiès region and in Fass Mbao, a suburb of Dakar.
Youth media groups in Sierra Leone helped stage a special community radio show in celebration of the UNCRC 20th Anniversary involving a concert performed by Bai Abdul Sahid Kargbo, a musician and national celebrity in Sierra Leone.
The main activities carried out in 2009 included choosing themes for radio programs, identifying and training participants to take part as well as recording and post-production activities, which included : editing, mixing and making copies of broadcasts.