Children as Actors for Transforming Society (CATS) met for the 4th edition. The conference provided space for sharing stories, learning and playing. This year’s focus was on how adults, children and young people could contribute to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Children as Actors for Transforming Society meets for the 4th edition: this year the focus will be on how children and young people can contribute to furthering the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
On the morning of 30th July at CATS 2015 the participants were busy building timelines to compare children's rights in all regions of the world. The evening was less studious if not less interesting, as the participants discussed issues tackled in the various films of the Film festival.
Wednesday 29 July was an exciting day at Caux as the Main Hall turned into a Human Library where people were books telling their personal stories of change, which created inspirational energy among the 300 participants. Moreover, a journalist from the French TV channel TF1 filmed the various activities of CATS 2015.
On Monday 27 July the Caux-Palace welcomed over 300 participants to the third edition of CATS – Children as Actors for Transforming Society. For one week children, young people and adults will explore how to create partnerships that lead to effective child participation in all matters that affect them.