World Children’s Day is held on November 20, the same date that ______.

World Children’s Day is held on November 20, the same date that ______.

A UNICEF, the International Children’s Emergency Fund, was established in 1946
B The UN General Assembly adopted the Convention on the Rights of the Child in 1989
C The World Summit for Children was held in New York in 1990

World Children’s Day marks the date that the UN adopted the Convention on the Rights of the Child, an international treaty setting out children’s rights all over the world. That historic agreement happened on the 30th anniversary of the UN adopting the Declaration of the Rights of the Child in 1959, an earlier statement of general principles that recognized children’s rights but was not legally binding.

The correct answer is The UN General Assembly adopted the Convention on the Rights of the Child in 1989.

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