Save the Children report says 1.2bn children at risk

Save the Children report says 1.2bn children at risk
 

More than half the world's children are at risk of poverty, conflict and discrimination against girls, according to a report by Save the Children.
The charity's second End of Childhood index says more than 1.2 billion children face these threats, with 153 million facing all three.
While the global situation has improved compared with last year, the charity says progress is not fast enough.
The report comes ahead of International Children's Day on 1 June.
Save the Children's index says one billion children live in countries rife with poverty, about 240 million in countries affected by... read more

 
30 May 2018 in World News, Views: 50
Source: BBC
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