Kailash Satyarthi facts for kids
Kailash Satyarthi in 2012
|Born||11 January 1954
|Occupation||Activist for children's rights and children's education|
|Awards||Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award
Medal of the Italian Senate
Alfonso Comin International Award
International Peace Prize, Germany
Defenders of Democracy Award
2014 Nobel Peace Prize
Kailash Satyarthi (born 11 January 1954) is an Indian children's rights activist. He founded the Bachpan Bachao Andolan (Save the Childhood Movement) in 1980. He has acted to protect the rights of 80,000 children.
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U.S. President Barack Obama greets a young girl who was the guest of Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi in New Delhi
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