World Children’s Day observed

World Children's Day was observed today (Sunday) to improve children's welfare worldwide.

This year's theme of the day was, "Inclusion, For Every Child."

Meanwhile, the UN experts, in a joint statement, have called for intensified efforts to combat the persisting prevalence of violence, exploitation, abuse, trafficking, torture and harmful practices against children.

Meanwhile, Speaker National Assembly Raja Pervaiz Ashraf said the Parliament is determined to protect the rights of children by providing them opportunities for quality education and training.

In his message on World Children’s Day, the Speaker said Parliament has constituted Parliamentary Caucus on Child Rights.

Source: Radio Pakistan