Key asks for 2020 SDG Voluntary National Reviews: SDG 1

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Poverty denies children their fundamental rights to good nutrition, health, water, education, protection and shelter – undercutting their ability to realize their potential. This lack of investment in human capital has devastating, life-long consequences and serious implications for future generations.

HalimŽ was married at 14. She never attended school unlike her brothers. She says child marriage is one of main cause of poverty in her village.

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