The State of the World's Children 2013: Children with Disabilities
The 2013 edition of The State of the World’s Children is dedicated to the situation of children with disabilities. The report examines the barriers – from inaccessible buildings to dismissive attitudes, from invisibility in official statistics to vicious discrimination – that deprive children with disabilities of their rights and keep them from participating fully in society.
Progress on Sanitation and Water 2013
This Joint Monitoring Programme 2013 update presents country, regional and global estimates for the year 2011. Sanitation coverage in 2011 was 64%. The world remains off track to meet the MDG sanitation targetof 75% and if current trends continue, it is set to miss the target by more than half a billion people.
Humanitarian Action for Children 2013
UNICEF’s Humanitarian Action for Children 2013 highlights the challenges children face in humanitarian situations around the world. It appeals for urgent support that will make a difference in children’s lives. More information, including country and regional chapters, is available at www.unicef.org/appeals.