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The state of your world - Contribute to the 2011 State of the World's Children Report

What is the state of your world? Contribute to the 2011 State of the World's Children - UNICEF's flagship publication!

• UNICEF is seeking quotes and essays from adolescents (10-19 years old)
• Quotes can be up to 50 words; essays up to 800 words
• Deadline is June 10 to be considered for the State of the World’s Children report
• Deadline is  July 30 to be considered for a special SOWC adolescent companion report

The State of the World’s Children (SOWC) has been UNICEF’s flagship publication for 30 years, and every year it closely examines a key issue affecting children. The report is translated into several languages and read by thousands of people in governments, the United Nations, media and the general public. This year the report will focus on adolescents – like you!

The report will include statistics and information about the challenges and opportunities facing adolescents around the world. You can read more about previous editions of the SOWC at

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