NPR logo

German Group Lobbies for Child's Right to Vote

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1407861/1407862" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
German Group Lobbies for Child's Right to Vote

World

German Group Lobbies for Child's Right to Vote

German Group Lobbies for Child's Right to Vote

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1407861/1407862" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

In Germany, a nonprofit organization makes a child's right to vote the centerpiece of its agenda. The German Family Association says giving children the right to vote would force politicians to pay more attention to the younger generation and lead to policies that could reverse the country's dropping birth rate. Hear NPR's Emily Harris.

We no longer support commenting on NPR.org stories, but you can find us every day on Facebook, Twitter, email, and many other platforms. Learn more or contact us.