Arigatou International is a non-profit organization which works to bring people from all walks of life together to build a better world for children, looking at the holistic development of the child, cognitive, spiritual, socio-emotional.

Arigatou International holds special consultative status with UN ECOSOC and consultative status with UNICEF, and is a member of Child Rights Connect (formerly the NGO Group for the CRC).

It liaises and works jointly with UN agencies and other NGOs to foster cooperation within a rights-based approach to the profound issues faced by children and youth today.

For Arigatou International, the full implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) is a critical goal and essential step on the path to a world that is healthy and just for all children and youth.