News From Us

Our Association participated in the “Partnership Network to Prevent Violence Against Children” as a member.

Our Rights

Convention on the Rights of the Child, has been entered into force on 2nd of September, 1990, by General Assembly of the United Nations.

Visual Gallery

You can watch short film, animation, public spot and other visual productions prepared by our association from here.

   Recent/Current Events:

Color Workshop – Collage/Recycling/Sculpture Workshop 9 February – 2 March 2019
Several workshops supported by Anadolu Kültür and “Kompentenz Interkulturelle Jugendhilfe”, in support of “Support Program for Children’s Studies”, the Color Workshop, Collage Workshop, Recycling Workshop and Sculpture Workshop projects were completed by Neşe Toprak within 5 weeks.

Fairy Tale Event March & April 2019
As the Children First Association, every Saturday in March and April was a “Fairytale Event”. In the activities, the Kurdish and Turkish tales were written and narrated. Thanks to the volunteer trainers from Ma Music Center and Amidart for their support.

Philosophy Workshop with Children 16-18 April 2019
The Philosophy Workshop for Children funded by the Micro-Fund Program for Children’s Participation, with the participation of 100 children from “Dicle-Firat College” (Tigris-Euphrates College) between 16-18 April 2019, was held by the educators; Onur Bakir, Aslan Aydogan, Serdal Aman, Adar Bozaner, Nergiz Celebi, Evin Dülek, Velat Tayfur, Devrim Demir and Serhat Nazlıer, hosted by Dicle-Firat College.
Several workshops on Peer Bullying, Environmental Awareness, Child Rights, Child Participation and Social Media Risks were held with children.

Children’s OrchestraNatural Rhythm Orchestra
The long-term music workshop, which took place between September 2018-February 2019, lasted for 5 months. As a result of the music workshop, we took part in the “Children’s Orchestra and Natural Rhythm Orchestra” which took place at the Ma Music Center’s 2nd Year Events.

Thanks to Ma Music Center family for their tremendous effort and cooperation with us. It was very enjoyable to work together, the excitement and joy of children in the year was worth seeing.

I have RightsMafê Min Heye
We share with you the video titled “Hakkim Var – Mafê Min Heye” which reminds us of the articles of the “Convention on the Rights of the Child”, for refugee, disabled and working children.

We believe that the video we prepared by the support of the European Union under the Civil Thinking EU Program will contribute to strengthening the rights of children.

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»About Us

About Us

The Children First Association was established in Diyarbakir in 2017 with the aim of providing psycho-social support, cultural-artistic, linguistic, intellectual and physical skills development for children in line with the Convention on the Rights of the Child agreement, and furthermore

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»Quotes on Children

"There can be no keener revelation of a society's soul than the way in which it treats its children."

Nelson Mandela Political Leader

"If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales."

Albert Einstein Physicist

»From the Children

Children have explained the work done at the science workshops, by their drawings.