Poverty, illiteracy, early deaths to haunt the world even in 2030 if the issues related to children are not addressed on time
GN Bureau | July 1, 2016
About 69 million children (under five) will die from mostly preventable causes, 167 million children will live in poverty, and 750 million children would have been married off by 2030. The UNICEF in its state of the children of the world report 2016 has predicted following deadly possibilities for children by 2030 (target year for Sustainable Development Goals) unless the world focuses on issues pertaining to them.
Here is what the report has predicted:
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