Organizaciones de la sociedad civil que trabajan por los derechos de la niñez y la adolescencia se reunieron el 28 de octubre en la ciudad de Cartagena, previo al XXII Congreso Panamericano del Niño, la Niña y Adolescentes para intercambiar experiencias y dialogar sobre la implementación de políticas públicas y la situación de niñez en la región.
Este Tercer Foro de la Sociedad, organizado por el IIN y el Movimiento Mundial por la Infancia, contó con el apoyo del Gobierno de Colombia -país sede del Congreso Panamericano- y la Sección de Relaciones con la Sociedad Civil de la Secretaría de Acceso a Derechos y Equidad de la OEA.
El diálogo contó con la asistencia de 33 organizaciones no gubernamentales y 142 representantes, entre ellos niñas, niños y adolescentes, que participaron por primera vez en la historia de este Foro a través de talleres simultáneos abordando las temáticas centrales del XXII Congreso: erradicación de las violencias, desafíos de la participación y sistemas nacionales de protección.
Como resultado de la jornada, las organizaciones elaboraron una serie de recomendaciones dirigidas a los Estados que participan que serán leídas en el XXII Congreso Panamericano del Niño, la Niña y Adolescentes.
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