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STATE OF WORLDS CHILDREN 2019

The State of the World's Children 2019

Children, Food and Nutrition - Growing Well in a Changing World

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State of the World's Children
15 Oct 2019
This report examines nutrition, providing a fresh perspective on a rapidly evolving challenge. Despite progress in the past two decades, around 200 million under-fives suffer from undernutrition. Adding to this toll is rising obesity, which affects 38 million children. All these forms of malnutri...
GENDER EQUALITY WOMENS RIGHTS

Gender Equality and Women's Rights in the Context of Child Custody and Child Maintenance

An International and Comparative Analysis

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UN Women Discussion Papers
2 Sep 2019
The division of care and responsibility for children, including financial care, is usually determined by the family law of the State. This study identifies some of the most prevalent custody and child maintenance regimes in cases of divorce, dissolution of a civil union, and separation of parents...
INVEST FREE UNIVERSAL CHILDCARE

Investing in Free Universal Childcare in South Africa, Turkey and Uruguay

A Comparative Analysis of Costs, Short-term Employment Effects and Fiscal Revenue

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UN Women Discussion Papers
30 Aug 2019
This discussion paper makes the case for investing in free universal childcare services of high quality in order to reduce gender inequality in earnings and employment. It estimates the employment-generating and fiscal effects of investing in free universal childcare in three middle income countr...
CONVENTION RIGHT OF CHILD

The Convention on the Rights of the Child

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United Nations Essential Documents Series
20 Nov 2019
Thirty years ago, world leaders made a historic commitment to the world’s children by adopting the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child. This Convention, one of the core human rights instruments, has become the most widely ratified human rights treaty in history and has helped tra...
JUSTICE CHILDREN COUNTER-TERRORISM

Justice for Children in the Context of Counter-Terrorism

A Training Manual

19 Jul 2019
This Training Manual aims to provide justice practitioners with an accessible guide to dealing with issues relating to children alleged to have committed terrorism-related offences. It reviews some of the common challenges encountered at different stages of the justice process and offers guidance...
PREVENT CHILD RECRUIT & EXPLOITATI

Prevention of Child Recruitment and Exploitation by Terrorist and Violent Extremist Groups

The Role of the Justice System - A Training Manual

19 Jul 2019
The present Manual presents practical approaches and measures that can be put in place, particularly in the justice system and in collaboration with other sectors, to prevent child recruitment and exploitation by terrorist and violent extremist groups. Pursuing the common goal of preventing child...
KEEPING PROMISE ENDING VIOLENCE AG

Keeping the Promise

Ending Violence Against Children by 2030

6 Sep 2019
This report gathers expert analysis from a broad cross-section of stakeholders who are committed to bringing this unacceptable situation to an end. It draws out common findings and perspectives that demonstrate increasing cohesion in the action taken across regions to end violence against childre...
BRINGING STANDARDIZATION IN UNIVER

Bringing Standardization in University Curricula

Making the Case

3 May 2019
This paper advocates for integrating education about standardization into the curricula of educational establishments. It presents evidence of the relevance of standards for policymakers and business executives as well as professionals. It then reviews the efforts of UNECE since 2012 to date to i...
FRIEDA MAKES A DIFFERENCE (HB)

Frieda Makes A Difference (Hardcover)

The Sustainable Development Goals and How You Too Can Change the World

13 Aug 2019
Join Frieda as she learns how to make a difference in the world! This is the story about a young girl named Frieda who embarks on a wonderful adventure to bring about positive change in the world. One day, Ana from the United Nations visits Frieda’s school to teach her class about the Sustainabl...
FRIEDA MAKES A DIFFERENCE (S)

Frieda hace la diferencia

Los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible y cómo tú también puedes cambiar el mundo

13 Aug 2019
¡Únete a Frieda mientras aprende a hacer la diferencia en el mundo! Esta es la historia de una joven llamada Frieda que se embarca en una aventura maravillosa para lograr un cambio positivo en el mundo. Un día Ana, una funcionaria de las Naciones Unidas, visita la escuela de Frieda para enseñar a...
FRIEDA MAKES A DIFFERENCE (F)

Frieda fait la différence

Les objectifs de développement durable et comment vous aussi pouvez changer le monde

13 Aug 2019
Rejoins Frieda pour apprendre à faire une différence dans le monde ! C’est l’histoire de Frieda, une jeune fille qui se lance dans une belle aventure afin d’apporter un changement positif dans le monde. Un jour, Ana, venant des Nations Unies, rend visite à l’école de Frieda pour enseigner les obj...
FRIEDA MAKES A DIFFERENCE (PB)

Frieda Makes A Difference (Paperback)

The Sustainable Development Goals and How You Too Can Change the World

13 Aug 2019
Join Frieda as she learns how to make a difference in the world! This is the story about a young girl named Frieda who embarks on a wonderful adventure to bring about positive change in the world. One day, Ana from the United Nations visits Frieda’s school to teach her class about the Sustainabl...
GLOB EDUCAT MONITOR RPT 2019

Global Education Monitoring Report 2019

Migration, Displacement and Education – Building Bridges, not Walls

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Global Education Monitoring Report
24 May 2019
The Report examines the education impact of migration and displacement across all population movements: within and across borders, voluntary and forced, for employment and education. It also reviews progress on education in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. In view of increasing divers...
SHAPING URBANIZATION FOR CHILDREN

Shaping Urbanization for Children

A Handbook on Child-responsive Urban Planning

3 Jan 2019
This publication calls all urban stakeholders to invest in child-responsive urban planning, recognizing that cities are not only drivers of prosperity, but also of inequity. Through 10 Children’s Rights and Urban Planning principles, the handbook presents concepts, evidence, tools and promising p...
AN UNFAIR START: INEQUALIT(I)

Partire svantaggiati

La disuguaglianza educativa tra i bambini dei paesi ricchi

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Innocenti Report Card (Italian language)
15 Jan 2019
Il presente rapporto è dedicato alle disuguaglianze nell'ambito educativo in 41 dei paesi più ricchi del mondo, tutti membri dell'Organizzazione per la cooperazione e lo sviluppo economico (OCSE) e/o dell'Unione europea (UE). Utilizzando i dati più recenti disponibili, prende in esame le disuguag...
AN UNFAIR START: INEQUALIT(S)

Un comienzo injusto

La desigualdad en la educación de los niños en los países ricos

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Report card de Innocenti
16 Jan 2019
Este informe se centra en las desigualdades educativas en 41 de los países más ricos del mundo, todos ellos miembros de la Organización de Cooperación y Desarrollo Económicos (OCDE) o de la Unión Europea (UE). A partir de los datos más recientes disponibles, se examinan las desigualdades a lo lar...
AN UNFAIR START: INEQUALIT(F)

Un départ dans la vie marqué par les injustices

Inégalités scolaires chez les enfants dans les pays riches

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Bilan innocenti
30 Oct 2018
Un départ dans la vie marqué par les injustices : inégalités scolaires dans les pays riches, classe 41 pays membres de l'Union européenne et de l'Organisation de coopération et de développement économique (OCDE) sur l'étendue des inégaltés scolaires, aux niveaux préscolaire, primaire et secondair...
AN UNFAIR START: INEQUALITY IN CHI

An Unfair Start

Inequality in Children's Education in Rich Countries

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Innocenti Report Card
8 Feb 2019
This report focuses on educational inequalities in 41 of the world's richest countries, all of which are members of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and/or the European Union (EU). Using the most recent data available, it examines inequalities across childhood -- ...
AFRIQUE RENOUVEAU V32 #2 2018

Afrique renouveau, Août - Novembre 2018

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Afrique renouveau
10 May 2018
Le magazine Afrique renouveau traite des nombreux défis auxquels sont confrontés les populations africaines, leurs dirigeants et leurs partenaires internationaux: les objectifs de développement durable, les réformes économiques, la dette, l’éducation; la santé, la promotion de la femme, les confl...
AFRICA RENEWAL V32 #2 2018

Africa Renewal, August - November 2018

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Africa Renewal
17 Oct 2018
The Africa Renewal magazine examines the many issues that confront the people of Africa, its leaders and its international partners: sustainable development goals, economic reform, debt, education, health, women's empowerment, conflict and civil strife, democratization, investment, trade, regiona...
AFRICA RENEWAL V32 #1 2018

Africa Renewal, April - July 2018

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Africa Renewal
17 Oct 2018
The Africa Renewal magazine examines the many issues that confront the people of Africa, its leaders and its international partners: sustainable development goals, economic reform, debt, education, health, women's empowerment, conflict and civil strife, democratization, investment, trade, regiona...
STATE OF WORLDS CHILDREN 2017 (A)

The State of the World's Children 2017(Arabic language)

Children in a Digital World

22 May 2019
(Arabic language) As the debate about whether the internet is safe for children rages, this report discusses how digital access can be a game changer for children or yet another dividing line. It represents the first comprehensive look from UNICEF at the different ways digital technology is affec...
ESTADO MUNDIAL INFANCIA 2017

Estado mundial de la infancia 2017

Niños en un mundo digital

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Estado mundial de la infancia
1 Apr 2019
A medida que se acentúa el debate sobre la seguridad de los niños en internet, El Estado Mundial de la Infancia 2017: Niños en un mundo digital examina la forma en que el acceso al mundo digital puede cambiar las cosas a favor de los niños o convertirse en una nueva línea divisoria. Este informe ...
SITUATION DES ENFANTS 2017

La Situation des enfants dans le monde 2017

Les enfants dans un monde numérique

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Situation des enfants dans le monde
16 Apr 2019
Alors que le débat sur la sécurité des enfants sur Internet fait rage, La situation des enfants dans le monde 2017 : Les enfants dans un monde numérique examine comment l’accès au numérique peut changer la donne ou tout aussi bien créer une nouvelle fracture pour les enfants. Le rapport appelle à...
STATE OF WORLDS CHILDREN 2017

The State of the World's Children 2017

Children in a Digital World

Series:
State of the World's Children
19 Jan 2018
As the debate about whether the internet is safe for children rages, The State of the World’s Children 2017: Children in a Digital World discusses how digital access can be a game changer for children or yet another dividing line. The report represents the first comprehensive look from UNICEF at ...
GAOR 71ST SUPP41 RGHTS OF CHILD

Report of the Committee on the Rights of the Child

Sixty-sixth session (26 May-13 June 2014) Sixty-seventh session (1-19 September 2014) Sixty-eighth session (12-30 January 2015) Sixty-ninth session (18 May-5 June 2015) Seventieth session (14 September-2 October 2015) Seventy-first session (11-29 January 2016)

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Report of the Committee on the Rights of the Child
22 Feb 2018
This is the annual report submitted to the General Assembly by the Committee on the Rights of the Child on its sixty-sixth (26 May-13 June 2014), sixty-seventh (1-19 September 2014), sixty-eighth (12-30 January 2015), sixty-ninth (18 May-5 June 2015), seventieth (14 September-2 October 2015) and ...
WORLD YOUTH RPT 2018

World Youth Report

Youth and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Series:
World Youth Report
18 Jan 2019
This biennial flagship report examines and provides insights into the role of young people in sustainable development in the context of the implementation of the 2030 Agenda and related frameworks, including the World Programme of Action for Youth (WPAY). It delves into the role the 2030 Agenda c...
PROTEC CHILD FROM HARM PRACTIC

Protecting Children From Harmful Practices in Plural Legal Systems

With a Special Emphasis on Africa

27 Jan 2016
This report reviews positive legislative developments in different regions of the world, with a special emphasis on Africa, to strengthen children’s legal protection from violence as a result of harmful practices, and addresses the interplay between statutory, customary and religious laws.