Encouraging children to express their ideas
The National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, India, in run up to its Foundation Day celebrations on the October 12, 2019, organised a painting competition for children of three age group. The event was held at its premises in New Delhi and a total of 108 children participated. The aim was to encourage children to creatively express their idea of this world. The themes were based around contemporary issues concerning humanity, which included 'Save Earth', 'Clean India/Healthy India', 'Women Empowerment', 'Single Use Plastic Ban', among others. The winners will be given cash awards and certificates on the Foundation Day of the Commission. Besides, the prize winning paintings will be exhibited and also used in the cover designs of NHRC publications.