Tag Archives: China

Playing is the nature of children
Today is the third day for our IKEA IWitness team visit in Thailand. With our partner, Handicap International (HI),...
Give children one place to feel safe and grow together
After four hours from China to Bangkok, Thailand, and 1.5 hours from Bangkok to the border city between Myanmar...
A safe place for children to be children
Joining this trip, I felt a sense of excitement and anxiety. How will we feel when we go to...
Play is learning and learning is play
The UN Convention on the Rights of the Child tells us that children have the right to play. All...
Going back home? Already?
On our first day, we felt as though we’d been here a week—we were really tired! Now, it feels...
Who mentioned emotions? (Part II)
In the afternoon, we went to another village where we visited another Child-Friendly Space (CFS). The volunteers were waiting...
Who mentioned emotions? (Part I)
Our hearts are bursting! Now we’re beginning to realise how hard it is to put everything we experienced into...
On the way to Guigang!
We woke up in China! Yesterday really happened, and tomorrow we’ll find out all about our field work. We...
Child-Friendly Spaces give children in rural China a better start in life
José (Zé) It’s really happening It’s funny…we got together lots of times to prepare for the trip, sometimes face-to-face,...