CIVICUS World Assembly included Parents Forum . . . that is, I was there.
Saturday morning’s plenary panel, moderated by Nuala McGovern of the BBC World Have Your Say, asked for contributions from the audience and I suggested:
I suggested that parenting education and support be included in the development agenda, particularly that we consider how we raise boys.
Wearing three virtual ‘hats’ — that of the National Parenting Education Network (NPEN – US) and the International Federation for Parent Education (IFPE/FIEP) as well as that of Parents Forum — I had a great time meeting and speaking with like-minded social activists.
I was especially pleased that Nuala McGovern said ‘We should have a whole show on parenting!
Yes!! If you agree, please write to World Have Your Say, at the BBC website, and say so!