- 28 November 2011
- by GNRC
- Category: In the News
World Day of Prayer and Action for Children Reaches 71 Countries in 2011
On and around November 20, the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children was celebrated in 71 countries around the world. The number of countries and events continues to dramatically increase year by year. This year was the first of a three-year focus on the theme, "Stop Violence Against Children." As always, GNRC members played an important role in organizing and promoting many events. Read all the highlights at the World Day website, and get involved for next year. Read the UNICEF press release. And watch "Latest News" here at gnrc.net for detailed coverage of the regional events.