What can you do to make a difference?
Learning about the human rights violations that child soldiers
experience is essential to bringing about change, but it is only
a first step. You need to combine
your new knowledge about this issue with actions, commitment, and
a willingness to work for justice.
Above are some suggested actions that you can take. Review them and then set up a plan for action for you and/or your class.
Felicity O. Yost. Source:
Marie, In the Shadow of the Lion, by Jerry Piasecki. ©
United Nations, 2001