Hi, we are Elisha, Ben and Mackenzie! We are MCPs, or Members of Children’s Parliament. At the end of October, we travelled to Opatija, Croatia (it’s here!) with the Scottish Youth Parliament and Together to present at the 2018 Eurochild
“I liked that we got to share our views – we’re kids and it’s important to listen to us. I feel happy and important.” MCP, aged 12 In 2017, the First Minister and the Cabinet met with children and young
Kindness #2 in Children’s Parliament’s blog series on the foundations of a rights-based childhood Children’s human rights offer a basic standard for a life lived with dignity. When Children’s Parliament explores the realisation of rights day-to-day children talk about kindness.
Children’s Parliament has been increasingly engaging with the issue of attainment, particularly the poverty related attainment gap that so clearly spotlights inequality in our country. But why would a children’s human rights agency have anything to do with attainment? Our starting points