Global Children’s Day is celebrated on November 20 each year to increase awareness of the rights, care and education of children. We spent time talking to young children from the Emthonjeni Playgroup in Khayelitsha, Cape Town about what they think Children’s Day is about, why they think they matter, what their hopes and dreams are for their future and their rights as children.

Here’s what they had to *say:

 

 

 

*All the children’s words have been translated from isiXhosa

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