DCI-Canada’s Mission is to promote and protect the rights of the child by:
- increasing awareness and creating solidarity on children’s rights issues in Canada and worldwide;
- fostering, monitoring and evaluating the implementation of children’s rights as set out in international law, in particular the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child;
- seeking, promoting and implementing the most effective means of securing the protection of children’s rights in concrete situations;
- encouraging cooperation and action, nationally, regionally and internationally, to improve mechanisms for protecting children’s rights.