For the 14th time, the XIV All-Ukrainian School Drawing Contest “My Rights” is being held, timed to the International Children’s Day.
Organizers of the contest: Ukrainian Coordination Centre for raising legal awareness of the population together with Charity Fund UWCF, Coordination Council of Young Lawyers of Ukraine, Ukrainian Youth Law Assembly, with the support of the Human Rights Ombudsman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Liudmyla Denisova, Presidential Commissioner for Children’s Rights Mykola Kuleba, with the participation of the Office of the Council of Europe in Ukraine and the OSCE Project Coordinator in Ukraine.
Strategic partners of the contest: Confederation of Builders of Ukraine, Legal Bulletin of Ukraine, Department of Youth and Sports of the Kyiv City State Administration, NGO Youth Initiative of Cities.
Summing up the results of the first stage of drawing contest, we should note that this year 9185 contestants submitted 9731 work, 9317 of which were accepted to the contest. Among the works presented, there were 47 % of works by children under 10, 40 % – by children from 11 to 14 years old and 13 % – by children from 15 to 18 years old. 59 % of works were received from urban schoolchildren and 41 % - from children living in rural areas.
The contest jury included famous statesmen and public figures, scientists, artists, representatives of international organizations, as well as leading legal publications. Results coming soon.