Child rights advocacy


We stand up for children and help to inform communities and decision makers about children's rights. We encourage children to actively take part in the decision-making processes that affect their lives and, if possible, speak up for themselves.

  • Post-2015

    SOS Children´s Villages is working nationally and internationally for a post-2015 global development agenda with child rights and welfare at its centre. More 
  • Care for ME!

    SOS Children´s Villages launched the global Care for ME! campaign to foster research and advocacy for better care standards and protections for children in alternative care. More 
  • I Matter

    The transition from childhood to adulthood is one of life’s many challenges. For those leaving a care setting this process is especially difficult. With the I Matter initiative, SOS Children’s Villages is helping to ensure that the challenges faced by those leaving care are no greater than those of young adults everywhere. More