Regional editions

The State of the World’s Children 2007 is also available this year in three regional editions: Latin America and Caribbean, South Asia, and Middle East and North Africa (available March 2007). Using the framework provided by the global report, these editions explore the topic of The State of the World’s Children 2007 from a regional perspective. The regional editions aim not only at contributing to a better understanding of key issues for children in a particular region but also at encouraging broad public debate.

 

Latin America and Caribbean Edition

The Latin America and Caribbean edition of The State of the World’s Children 2007 analyses the disempowerment that women in the region face throughout their lives and outlines what must be done to eliminate gender discrimination and empower women. It examines the status of women, how gender equality will move all the Millennium Development Goals forward, and how the investment in women’s rights will ultimately produce a double dividend: advancing the rights of both women and children in Latin America and the Caribbean.

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South Asia Edition

The South Asia edition of The State of the World’s Children 2007 analyses the discrimination and disempowerment that women in the region face throughout their lives. The report outlines what must be done to eliminate gender discrimination and empower women. It examines the status of women, how gender equality will move the MDGs forward, and how, ultimately, the investment in women’s rights will produce a double dividend: advancing the rights of South Asian women and children.

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Middle East and North Africa Edition

The Middle East and North Africa edition of The State of the World’s Children 2007 analyses the discrimination and disempowerment that women in the region face throughout their lives. The report outlines what must be done to eliminate gender discrimination and empower women. It examines the status of women, how gender equality will move the MDGs forward, and how, ultimately, the investment in women’s rights will produce a double dividend: advancing the rights of Middle Eastern and North African women and children.

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