Kofi Annan was UN Secretary General for 10 years and championed peace and accountability. He passed away on August 18, 2018 and will be sorely missed.
The posts on this page present politics for kids. We present global politics and other world affairs to children and their parents. This is a good source of information, and news on global politics for kids. We discuss forms of government, issues that governments and different countries and their leaders face and present this in a simplified format for kids. We provide our politics for kids in short articles, video clips and quizzes.
We support the news with general knowledge surrounding these issues as well as with infographics. These are all curated and created especially for kids. This news helps children learn about geography and history and helps to develop their general knowledge. Current affairs has been shown to improve their literacy, writing skills, problem-solving and logical thinking skills in kids. Being exposed to and knowledgeable about politics has been shown to help kids to build their leadership qualities and interpersonal skills. It has also been shown to help to raise empathy and thoughtfulness by providing perspective.