From a young age, Asher was concerned by the high levels of child abuse in his community and how this impacts these children’s childhoods. He desired to see his peers free from any harm or abuse. Asher works with the Child Shield Initiative, where he participates in children’s rights education workshops, and he educates parents on children’s rights. Asher also works with children to ensure they understand the need to stay safe. He has also written a book on child safety, with the hopes of raising funds for carrying out future projects. In the future, Asher hopes to provide shelter for children who have been abused.
Nominated By: Child Shield InitiativeAll 2022 Children’s Peace Prize Nominees