Groups in Bermuda are commemorating World Children’s Day today [Nov 20] with the theme “Every Child is Precious.”

A spokesperson said, “On November 20, 1959, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Declaration of the Rights of the Child. Since then, World Children’s Day has been observed on this date. Here in Bermuda, we are observing Children’s Day with the theme ‘Every Child is Precious,’ in the context of ‘Thinking Globally, Acting Locally’.