"Today Festival” Milano Classica Orchestra and the Municipality of Milan

Opening on 20 November 2014, Festival goes on till 20 February 2015

The “Today Festival” will run from 20 November 2014 to 20 February 2015 - from the 25th Anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (20 November), through Human Rights Day (10 December) until the International Day for Social Justice (20 February). The Festival brings together musicians and musicians’ organizations with schools, municipalities, local bodies and cultural associations in a series of music, art and educational events to raise awareness about child labour. Activities will range from concerts, shows and exhibitions to workshops and academic debates spanning across Piemonte, Lombardia, Emilia Romagna and Sardegna and inspired by IPEC’s SCREAM (Supporting Children’s Rights through Education, the Arts and the Media) programme.