The sixth issue of Progress for Children reports on the status of child-specific targets set by world leaders at the May 2002 UN General Assembly Special Session on Children. This special edition examines more than 35 key indicators in the four broad areas identified at the Special Session as requisite to building ‘A World Fit for Children’. It also analyses the Millennium Development Goals and provides information on the state of child protection.
New HIV prevalence estimates announced by UNAIDS on 20 Nov. 2007 and new measles mortality estimates announced by partners in the Measles Initiative on 28 Nov. 2007 were not available when Progress for Children: A World Fit for Children Statistical Review went to press.
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