CHILDREN SAID

True family should, from the our earliest period, teach us how to love and respect.

Jovana, 16 year old

I have the right and obligation to go to school

Marko, 10 years old

I have the right to live and play, and it must be heard by everyone.

Jelena, 9 years old

Happy is the Child with the family who love, advice and support them.

Marina, 15 year old

I have the right to be protected and no one can abuse me.

Milan, 6 years old

Central manifestation was held today in Banja Luka on the occasion of marking of Children's Week, organized by the Ministry of Family, Youth and Sports and Ombudsman for Children of Republic of Srpska

Children and many guests were addressed by the Minister of Family, Youth and Sports Prof. Nada Tešanović, Ombudsman for Children Nada Grahovac and President of the Council for Children Dr. Amela Lolić and in their address said that every week should be Children's Week and that is the obligation of adults that their attitude towards children should every day be as in Children's Week.

The Publication "Selection of international regulations on the rights of the child" was also promoted today which is intended for all those who work with children and aims to contribute to the promotion of a new relationship towards children that the Convention requires.

The central manifestation brought together children from pre-school institutions, primary and secondary schools who showed how much talent, skills and knowledge they have. Young Advisors of the Ombudsman for Children, on behalf of high school students, introduced the present to their organization and manner of work.

A rich program that children have prepared left no one indifferent, and by their participation in the manifestation, once again, have confirmed that the messages sent by children, adults should hear and recognize.