IV World Congress at a glance
The IV World Congress on Child and Adolescent Rights will take place in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on November 15 -18, 2010. Defensores PROCDN, a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the rights of children and adolescents, has undertaken the planning and execution of the event. The primary objective is to provide an academic, scientific and professional space of encounter for the multidisciplinary and multisectoral exchange of ideas, knowledge and experiences regarding the human rights of children and adolescents. At the same time, the Congress encompasses a Youth Forum for the active and effective participation of adolescent delegates from multiple countries.
Previous World Congresses
I World Congress
2003 Isla Margarita, Venezuela
II World Congress
III World Congress
The best interest of children and adolescents: Well‐being and development in the new world economic order.
Poverty | Education | Health | Participation | Identity | Violence
General | Early childhood | Adolescence
Adults and adolescents | International speakers
Multidisciplinary approach | Concurrent thematic sessions
Country delegations | Workshops and working groups