2007: Forced Involvement of Children in Armed Conflict
The 59th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
7th December, 2007
Dr Mark Zirnsak, Chairman Uniting Church Mission and Social Justice Committee
Mr Gatwech Pal, from Lost Boys of the Sudan
Dr Mark Zirnsak and Mr Gatwech Pal spoke on “Forced Involvement of Children in Armed Conflict.” Dr Zirnsak spoke of how this constituted a gross abuse of Human Rights and Mr Pal spoke of the effect of being forced to fight on his and his family’s life.