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The State of the World's Children 2003

The State of the World’s Children 2003 reports on child participation — the ‘right’ of all children to have their opinions taken into account when decisions are being made that affect them. The report showcases examples of meaningful child participation from every region of the world. With photos and artwork by children.

Order the print version of the report.

Voices of youth

A cyberspace for young people to explore, discuss and take action.

Carol Bellamy, UNICEF Executive Director

"Young people's participation takes many forms..."

Video clip

What children see,
they show

A photo gallery

Umuhoza, age 12
"Through the eyes of children"/The Rwanda Project