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Craig Kielburger : champion for children's rights and youth activism

Author: Linda Barghoorn
Publisher: St. Catharines, Ontario ; New York, NY : Crabtree Publishing Company, [2017]
Series: Remarkable lives revealed.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This inspiring book examines the life and work of Craig Kielburger, co-founder of the worldwide Me to We and Free the Children organizations. An important children's rights activist, Craig works to empower youth around the world to make a difference in their communities and take action to solve global issues. With his brother, Marc, Craig actively works to stop child labor and promote social involvement across  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Barghoorn, Linda.
Craig Kielburger.
New York, NY : Crabtree Publishing Company, [2017]
(DLC) 2017004129
Named Person: Craig Kielburger; Craig Kielburger; Craig Kielburger; Craig Kielburger
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Linda Barghoorn
ISBN: 9780778734208 077873420X 9780778734246 0778734242
OCLC Number: 962008523
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Learning about child labor --
An activist is born --
Building a charity --
The WE movement --
The international stage.
Series Title: Remarkable lives revealed.
Responsibility: Linda Barghoorn.

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"This inspiring book examines the life and work of Craig Kielburger, co-founder of the worldwide Me to We and Free the Children organizations. An important children's rights activist, Craig works to empower youth around the world to make a difference in their communities and take action to solve global issues. With his brother, Marc, Craig actively works to stop child labor and promote social involvement across borders-educating, inspiring, and motivating people to make a difference every day"--Publisher's website.

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