Participation and Self-expression

Observed Days

International Day of Families

Following a 1993 UN General Assembly resolution, May 15th has served annually as a day to ...
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EFC Talks

The Multiple Experiences of Poverty in the U.S.

“Pushed to the Bottom: The Experience of Poverty in the United States,” an event organized...
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Our Events

PUSHED TO THE BOTTOM

Who defines what is poverty in the U.S.? Using an innovative approach, people in poverty,...
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Our Publications

Working with the families of the poor: Improving Services for Children and their Caretakers

Salvador Minuchin was a social justice activist and a revolutionary who developed the fiel...
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Newsletters

Working with the Families of the Poor | July 2018

Panelists analyzed Minuchin’s social justice advocacy principles and echoed his strong bel...
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Our Publications

What Can We Learn from Child-Led Initiatives in the U.S. and the Pacific Islands?

This recently published paper explores two initiatives in which children have held leaders...
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Our Events

Climate Change, Children and Intergenerational Equity

What is the cost of inaction for young people today and for future generations?
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Discussion Briefs

Playing in the Favelas: Children’s Appropriation of Public Spaces in their Community

The discussion brief examines several programs that promote play in Rio de Janeiro.
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Books

“Yes! I Love to Learn”: Education in Children’s Own Words

ATD Fourth World published, "Yes! I love to Learn", messages from children.
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