Unicef Logo and the text: Children Under Threat. The State of The World's Children 2005.
Image of a child with the caption: Why are millions of children missing out on their childhood? Poverty
An older woman and two young childrenHIV/AIDS

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UNICEF Executive Director Carol Bellamy

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Reaching out, a shelter for trafficked girls in Romania.


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“It’s not enough to give the child all he need monetarily but also to create an enabling environment which would protect the life, dreams, future of the world’s child…”
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Total number of children younger than five living in France, Germany, Greece and Italy:10.6 million

Number of children who died in 2003 worldwide before they were five: 10. 6 million. Most of these deaths could have been prevented.
© UNICEF 2004