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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Kailash Satyarthi speaking at the Global Campaign for Education World Assembly in Paris, France, February 2011
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