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child rights

Op-Ed - Girl Summit Anniversary: One year on in Bangladesh

Let's continue to work together, so that children don't miss out on fulfilling their dreams.



Op-Ed - Improved children rights are urgently needed in South Asia

ON November 20, 1989, the world agreed that rights of children needed to be protected. The resulting Convention on the Rights of the Child is ratified by a record 191 States. It is the world's promise to children everywhere.

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Committing to Child Survival: A Promise Renewed

Data from UNICEF’s “A Promise Renewed: 2015 Progress Report” show that since 2000, when governments committed to achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the lives of 48 million children under the age of five have been saved.

For every child
Health, Education, Equality, Protection