“You Can, if you THINK you Can”
We encourage children to be winners, starting first in their mind.
The International Child Empowerment Network’s (ICEN) mission is to empower vulnerable children around the world by continuously searching for and employing effective and innovative interventions that equip children with the necessary tools and give them opportunities to demonstrate that they are capable of being responsible, caring and participating members of society.
We envision interventions that are more than helping children survive for the day. ICEN strives to ensure that all children, especially the most vulnerable, are able to participate in “Life to the fullest” knowing that they are not simply products of their environment, rather they have the ability to affect change in the world around them.
Why “For everyone everywhere, literacy is a basic human right.” – Kofi Annan, Former UN Secretary-General. Improving literacy is essential for empowering people, eradicating poverty, reducing child mortality, improving public health, achieving gender equality and ensuring sustainable development and peace in the developing world. The key to all literacy is reading. Giving children in developing [...]