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UNICEF-IRC

The UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre has as its prime objectives to improve international understanding of the issues relating to children’s rights, to promote economic policies that advance the cause of children, and to help facilitate full implementation of the Convention on the Rights of the Child universally.

UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre
UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre
MAKING PHILIPPINE CITIES CHILD FRI

Making Philippine Cities Child Friendly

Voices of Children in Poor Communities

Series:
Insight Innocenti
21 Apr 2006
The study analyses how the Philippines national Child Friendly Movement has enhanced the capacity of local governments, communities and young people to fulfil the rights of the poorest children. The study uses participatory methodologies and reflects the viewpoint of children and the community. I...
EVOLVING CAPACITIES OF THE CHILD

Evolving Capacities of the Child, The

Series:
Insight Innocenti
26 Aug 2005
The Convention on the Rights of the Child introduced for the first time in an international human rights treaty, the concept of the ‘evolving capacities’ of the child. This principle recognizes that, as children acquire enhanced competencies, there is a diminishing need for protection and a great...
LAYING THE FOUNDATIONS FOR CHILDRE

Laying the Foundations for Children's Rights

Series:
Insight Innocenti
26 Aug 2005
This study provides a critical and constructive analysis of how far the international community and individual states have come in their efforts to establish the normative, legal, and institutional frameworks which are essential if the aspirations of the Convention the Rights of the Child are to ...
CHILD POVERTY IN RICH COUNTRIES 05

Child Poverty in Rich Countries 2005

Series:
Innocenti Report Card
6 May 2005
This Review finds that the proportion of children living in poverty has risen in a majority of the world’s developed economies for which data are available. No matter which of the commonly-used poverty measures is applied, the situation of children is seen to have deteriorated over the last decad...
TRAFFICKING IN HUMAN BEINGS ESPECI

Trafficking in Human Beings, Especially Women and Children, in Africa

Series:
Insight Innocenti
2 Nov 2004
Trafficking in human beings is increasingly understood as a major and worldwide human rights violation and development issue. UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre new Insight Trafficking in Human Beings, Especially Women and Children in Africa shows the growing acknowledgement of the problem in Afric...
LEAGUE TABLE CHILD MALTREATMENT

League Table of Child Maltreatment Deaths in Rich Nations, A

Series:
Innocenti Report Card
30 Apr 2004
This publication is the fifth in a series of Innocenti Report Cards designed to monitor the performance of industrialized nations in meeting the needs of their children. Each Report Card presents and analyzes league tables ranking the performance of rich nations against critical indicators of chi...
LEAGUE TABLE OF EDUCATIONAL DISADV

League Table of Educational Disadvantage in Rich Nations, A

Series:
Innocenti Report Card
4 Apr 2003
This publication monitors the performance of industrialized countries in meeting the needs of their children. Using data from two different surveys of students in twenty-four OECD countries, it presents the big picture of how well each country’s educational system is performing when measured by (...
LEAGUE TABLE OF TEENAGE BIRTHS

League Table of Teenage Births in Rich Nations, A

Series:
Innocenti Report Card
30 Nov 2001
This publication presents the most up-to-date and comprehensive survey on teenage birth rates in the industrialized world. It attempts to analyze why some countries have teenage birth rates that are as much as ten or even fifteen times higher than others.
LEAGUE TABLE CHILD DEATHS INJRY

League Table of Child Deaths by Injury in Rich Nations, A

Series:
Innocenti Report Card
9 Mar 2001
This second Innocenti Report Card focuses on child death by injury in the member countries of the OECD. It presents, for the first time, a standardized league table ranking 26 of the world's richest nations according to their injury death rates for children aged 1 to 14. Even though child injury ...
LEAGUE TABLE CHILD POVERTY RICH

A League Table of Child Poverty in Rich Nations

Series:
Innocenti Report Card
18 Aug 2000
This publication provides the most comprehensive estimates so far of child poverty across the 23 member countries of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), the world's wealthiest nations. It highlights the fact that despite a doubling of national incomes in most OECD na...