100 Million for 100 Million’ campaign: It aims to mobilise 100 million youth and children for the upliftment of 100 million underprivileged children
President Pranab Mukherjee on 11 December 2016 flagged off a ‘100 Million for 100 Million’ Campaign organised by the Kailash Satyarthi Children’s Foundation. The Campaign aims at mobilising 100 million youth and children for the upliftment of 100 million underprivileged children across the world.
‘100 Million for 100 Million’ Campaign seeks to end child slavery, labour and violence and promote the right of every child to be safe and educated, over the next five years.
The campaign was flagged off in presence of Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi and spiritual leader Dalai Lama.
11 December was celebrated as the 81st birth anniversary of President Pranab Mukherjee. On the occasion of President Mukherjee's birthday, a number of programmes were organised by the Rashtrapati Bhavan. Programmes included