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Convention on the Rights of the Child

Sanitation

Every child has a right to health and health services

UNICEF Image: Child standing with a big smile on his face
Deaths from diarrhoea – one of the leading killers of children under five – dropped by more than 50 per cent in the last decade, from almost 1.3 million in 2000 to about 0.6 million in 2012.

 

 

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