Picture – Edgar Rivera Gonz├ílez

Edgar

Nominated by Adelaida Rivera Gonzalez

All 2022 Children’s Peace Prize Nominees

Edgar has a vision to ensure that each child in his community is aware of their human rights. He wants to create tangible change that can be implemented for the benefit of children and youth. Edgar has taken strides to raise awareness about the importance of education in marginalized areas, as well as providing educational classes to those that are in need. In the future, Edgar wants to create a foundation with the purpose of giving shelter to refugees, training adults to achieve self-development and provide children with education to continue to forge their path and acquire knowledge.