Over one billion children lack fundamental rights. This is what their world looks like in 2023.
Children make up one-third of the global population, but they starkly overrepresent those afflicted by humanitarian crises. It is estimated nearly 335 million children live in poverty — nearly 50% of the total number of impoverished people. Poverty creates ripple effects in the life of a child, impacting their lives in the most fundamental ways.
Barriers to Being A Child