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AIDS, Public Policy and Child Well-being
This study addresses one of the greatest challenges of our time: the damage caused by HIV and AIDS to the well-being of children and families. The book ...

Alternative Tax-benefit Strategies to Support Children in the European Union. Recent Reforms in Austria, Spain and the United Kingdom
In this paper the situation of three EU countries that have recently experienced substantial but very different reforms of their systems to support families ...

Bambini a rischio in Europa centrale ed orientale: pericoli e prospettive - sintesi
Questa pubblicazione è una sintesi del quarto Regional Monitoring Report che copre 18 paesi dell'Europa Centrale ed Orientale e dell'ex Unione Sovietica. ...

Bambini e adolescenti ai margini. Un quadro comparativo sulla disuguaglianza nel benessere dei bambini nei paesi ricchi
Questa Report Card presenta una prima panoramica sulle disuguaglianze nel benessere dei bambini in 24 dei paesi più ricchi del mondo. Vi si prendono in ...

The Breadth of Child Poverty in Europe: An investigation into overlap and accumulation of deprivations
Recent years have witnessed widespread acknowledgement in both academic and policy circles that children deserve a special focus in poverty measurement ...

Causes and Consequences of Child Poverty in the United States

Changes in Child Poverty in the OECD/EU during the Great Recession: An initial view
This note describes the evolution of child poverty in 41 OECD and/or European Union countries during the Great Recession. In 2012 there were around 76.5 ...

Child Consumption Poverty in South-Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States
This paper examines poverty in recent years among children in the countries of South Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States. The study ...

Child Poverty across Industrialized Nations
Despite widespread concern about the living standards of children, the research of the last decade has confirmed that there remain wide variations in ...

Child Poverty and Changes in Child Poverty in Rich Countries since 1990
This paper documents levels and changes in child poverty rates in 12 OECD countries using data from the Luxembourg Income Study project, and focusing ...

Child Poverty and Deprivation in Industrialized Countries: Recent trends and policy options

Child Poverty and Deprivation in Italy - 1950 to the Present

Child Poverty and Deprivation in Portugal: A national case study

Child Poverty and Deprivation in the UK

Child Poverty Dynamics in Seven Nations
This paper compares child poverty dynamics cross-nationally using panel data from seven nations: the USA, Britain, Germany, Ireland, Spain, Hungary, and ...

Child Poverty in English-Speaking Countries
The paper considers child poverty in rich English-speaking countries - U.S., Canada, Australia, New Zealand, the U.K. and Ireland. It is sometimes assumed ...

Child Poverty in Perspective: An overview of child well-being in rich countries
This report builds and expands upon the analyses of Report Card No. 6 which considered relative income poverty affecting children and policies to mitigate ...

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Child Poverty in Rich Countries 2005
The proportion of children living in poverty has risen in a majority of the world's developed economies. No matter which of the commonly-used poverty ...

Child Poverty in Spain: What can be said?
During the last three decades Spain has undergone a major political and socio-economic transformation. Over the same period, indicators such as average ...

Child Well-being in Rich Countries: Comparing Japan
This report is a Japanese version of the UNICEF Innocenti Report Card 11. In the original report, Japan was not included in the league table of child ...

Child Well-being in Eastern Europe and Central Asia: A multidimensional approach
After two decades of transition the countries of Central and Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States face an increasingly diverse mix ...

Child Well-being in Rich Countries: Comparing Japan (Japanese version)
This report is a Japanese version of the UNICEF Innocenti Report Card 11. In the original report, Japan was not included in the league table of child ...

Childhood and Urban Poverty in Brazil: Street and working children and their families

Childhood Poverty and Education in Bangladesh: Policy implications for disadvantaged children
This paper offers a theoretical understanding of childhood poverty and educational exclusion, building on the empirical findings of fieldwork carried ...

Children and the Transition to the Market Economy: Safety nets and social policies in Central and Eastern Europe - Summary

Children at Risk in Central and Eastern Europe: Perils and Promises
This Report looks at the changes in risks facing the 100 million children in the 18 countries of Central and Eastern Europe and the Caucasus. Eight types ...

Children at Risk in Central and Eastern Europe: Perils and Promises (Russian version)

Children at Risk in Central and Eastern Europe: Perils and Promises - a Summary
This Report looks at the changes in risks facing the 100 million children in the 18 countries of Central and Eastern Europe and the Caucasus. Eight types ...

Children in Bulgaria: Growing impoverishment and unequal opportunities
This paper investigates the changes that occurred in Bulgaria over the last decade in three dimensions of child welfare recognised as fundamental child ...

Children in Difficult Circumstances in Poland
This paper offers an analysis of the hardships and the threats to children during the transition in Poland. Because all the various poverty lines used ...

Children in Immigrant Families in Eight Affluent Countries: Their family, national and international context
During recent decades most affluent countries have experienced large increases in the number and diversity of immigrants, and accordingly it is anticipated ...

Children in Immigrant Families in Switzerland: On a path between discrimination and integration
Special Series on Children in Immigrant Families in Affluent Societies Public debate on immigration tends to be polarized in Switzerland ...

Children in Immigrant Families in the Netherlands: A statistical portrait and a review of the literature
Special Series on Children in Immigrant Families in Affluent Societies Of the total population of the Netherlands about 19 per cent are foreign ...

The Children Left Behind: A league table of inequality in child well-being in the world's rich countries
This Report Card presents a first overview of inequalities in child well-being for 24 of the world’s richest countries. Three dimensions of inequality ...

The Children of Immigrants in France: The emergence of a second generation
Special Series on the Situation of Children in Immigrant Families in Affluent Societies In 2005, 4.9 million immigrants were residing in metropolitan ...

Children of International Migrants in Indonesia, Thailand, and the Philippines: A review of evidence and policies
This paper considers three groups of children affected by international migration: (i) children left behind by international labour migrants from the ...

Children of the Recession: The impact of the economic crisis on child well-being in rich countries
This report offers multiple and detailed perspectives on how the recession has affected children in the developed world. Official data have been used ...

Children of the Runaway Cities: The impact of urban poverty on childhood and family life in the Philippines

Comparing Child Well-Being in OECD Countries: Concepts and methods
This paper is produced alongside Innocenti Report Card 7 Child Well-being in Rich Countries. It provides more detail on how the indicators were chosen ...

As crianças que ficam para trás: Uma tabela classificativa da desigualdade no bem-estar das crianças nos países ricos
O presente Report Card apresenta uma primeira visão global das desigualdades no bem-estar das crianças em 24 dos países mais ricos do mundo. São examinadas ...

The Disadvantaged Urban Child in India

The Dynamics of Child Poverty in Industrialised Countries
This unique study goes beyond the standard analysis of child poverty based on poverty rates at one point in time and documents how much movement into ...

Enfants au risque en Europe centrale et orientale: périls et promesses - résumé
Le rapport prend en considération un éventail d'indicateurs non économiques parmi lesquels diverses mesures de transformations démographiques, telles ...

Les enfants de la récession : Impact de la crise économique sur le bien-être des enfants dans les pays riches
Le présent rapport propose des points de vue divers et détaillés sur la manière dont la récession a touché les enfants dans les pays développés. Des données ...

Les enfants laissés pour compte : tableau de classement des inégalités de bien-être entre les enfants des pays riches
Le présent Bilan présente un premier aperçu des inégalités en termes de bien-être infantile dans vingt-quatre des pays les plus riches du monde. Trois ...

Eradicating Child Malnutrition: Thailand's health, nutrition and poverty alleviation policy in the 1980s

Family Support Policies in Transitional Economies: Challenges and constraints
This paper looks at how state family support policies have fared in nine of the countries that have undergone the transition to the free-market economy. ...

Figli della recessione: L'impatto della crisi economica sul benessere dei bambini nei paesi ricchi
Questo report fornisce prospettive diverse e articolate sugli effetti della recessione sui bambini nel mondo industrializzato. Per valutarne l'impatto ...

How Effective is the British Government's Attempt to Reduce Child Poverty?
This paper describes the specific initiatives of the British Labour government to reduce child poverty and evaluates their potential impact. The extent ...

L'impact de la hausse des prix des produits alimentaires sur la pauvreté des enfants et les reponses politiques au Mali
Depuis 2006, le Mali subit de plein fouet les effets de la crise alimentaire mondiale avec des augmentations de prix allant jusqu'à 67%. Cette étude propose ...

The Impact of Tax and Transfer Systems on Children in the European Union
The objective of this paper is to analyse the impact of fiscal policy on the economic resources available to children, and on the child poverty rate. ...

The Impact of the Increase in Food Prices on Child Poverty and the Policy Response in Mali
Since 2006, Mali has experienced the full effects of the global food crisis, with price increases of up to 67%. This study presents simulations of the ...

Impacts of the Global Crisis and Policy Responses on Child Well-being: A macro-micro simulation framework
This paper outlines the methodology of a UNICEF research project on the impact of the global economic crisis on children in Western and Central Africa, ...

Impacts of the Global Economic Crisis on Child Poverty in Cameroon and Options for a Policy Response
This study aims to evaluate the potential impacts of the 2008/09 global economic crisis on child poverty in Cameroon. It also explores the potential effects ...

Incidences de la crise economique mondiale de 2008/09 et des options de la politique de reponse sur la pauvreté des enfants au Cameroun
Cette étude vise, d’une part, à explorer les effets potentiels de la crise économique mondiale de 2008/09 sur la pauvreté des enfants au Cameroun. D’autre ...

L'infanzia urbana tra povertà ed esclusione sociale
Le città del mondo sono spesso considerate luoghi in cui abbonda la ricchezza e il privilegio. Esse ospitano però centinaia di milioni di bambini per ...

Innocenti Social Monitor 2004
Innocenti Social Monitor 2004 reviews recent socio-economic trends in the 27 countries of Central and Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent ...

Innocenti Social Monitor 2004 (Italian)
L’Innocenti Social Monitor 2004 si pone l’obiettivo di analizzare le ripercussioni degli sviluppi socioeconomici sui bambini nei 27 paesi dell’Europa ...

Innocenti Social Monitor 2004 (Russian)
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Innocenti Social Monitor 2006: Understanding child poverty in South-Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States
This is a study of child poverty in a fast-changing region. Since 1998 almost all countries of the South-Eastern Europe and Commonwealth of Independent ...

Innocenti Social Monitor 2006: Understanding Child Poverty in South-Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States (Russian Version)
This is a study of child poverty in a fast-changing region. Since 1998 almost all countries of the South-Eastern Europe and Commonwealth of Independent ...

Innocenti Social Monitor 2006: Understanding child poverty in South-Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States. Overview
This is an overview to the Innnocenti Social Monitor 2006 which studies child poverty in a fast-changing region. Since 1998 almost all countries of the ...

Innocenti Social Monitor 2009. Child Well-being at a Crossroads: Evolving challenges in Central and Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States
The evolving and diverging challenges for the well-being of children after two decades of transition are examined. Following a long period of sustained ...

A League Table of Child Poverty in Rich Nations
The persistence of child poverty in rich countries undermines both equality of opportunity and commonality of values. It therefore confronts the industrialized ...

Lost (in) Dimensions: Consolidating progress in multidimensional poverty research
This paper reviews the insights of various contributions from research into multidimensional poverty and deprivation and combines them into an internally ...

Making Philippine Cities Child Friendly: Voices of children in poor communities
The study analyses how the Philippines’ national Child Friendly Movement, which has engaged government, NGOs, civil society, children and UNICEF, has ...

Measuring Child Poverty: New league tables of child poverty in the world's rich countries
This report sets out the latest internationally comparable data on child deprivation and relative child poverty. Taken together, these two different measures ...

Medición de la pobreza infantil: Nuevas tablas clasificatorias de la pobreza infantil en los países ricos del mundo
En el presente informe se incluyen los datos más recientes comparables a nivel internacional sobre privación infantil y pobreza infantil relativa. Tomadas ...

Mesurer la pauvreté des enfants : Nouveaux tableaux de classement de la pauvreté des enfants dans les pays riches
Le présent rapport présente les dernières données comparables à l’échelle internationale sur les privations et la pauvreté relative des enfants. Réunies, ...

Misurare la povertà tra I bambini e gli adolescenti: Un nuovo quadro comparativo della povertà infantile in alcuni paesi a reddito medio-alto
Questo rapporto presenta gli ultimi dati comparabili a livello internazionale sulla deprivazione materiale e sulla povertà tra i bambini e gli adolescenti. ...

Monitoring Child Well-being in the European Union: Measuring cumulative deprivation
The European Union (EU) is currently in the process of developing child specific indicators of well-being that will be used to monitor progress towards ...

Los niños de la recesión: El impacto de la crisis económica en el bienestar infantil en los países ricos
Este informe expone una serie de perspectivas pormenorizadas sobre el modo en que la recesión ha afectado a los niños del mundo desarrollado. Se han empleado ...

Los niños dejados atrás: una tabla clasificatoria de la desigualdad respecto al bienestar infantil en las naciones ricas del mundo
Esta Report Card presenta un primer panorama general de las desigualdades respecto al bienestar infantil en 24 de los países más ricos del mundo. Se examinan ...

Overview of Child Well-Being in Germany: Policy towards a supportive environment for children
Children’s opportunities to develop according to their talents and competencies and to establish trust in the adults with whom they live, their neighbourhoods, ...

La pauvreté des enfants dans les pays riches 2005
La proportion d’enfants dans l’indigence a augmenté au sein de la plupart des économies développées dans le monde. Quels que soient les critères retenus ...

La pauvreté des enfants en perspective : vue d’ensemble du bien-être des enfants dans les pays riches
Ce rapport à la fois exploite et développe les analyses contenues dans le Bilan 6 qui traitait de la pauvreté de revenu relative des enfants ainsi que ...

Pauvreté et privations de l’enfant dans les pays industrialisés : recentes tendances et options politiques

Pobreza infantil nos paises ricos 2005
Este estudo de 2005 sobre pobreza infantil nos países ricos conclui que a percentagem de crianças pobres no mundo desenvolvido aumentou em 17 dos 24 países ...

Pobreza infantil em perspectiva: visão de conjunto do bem-estar da criança nos países ricos
Este relatório surge na sequência do Report Card Nº. 6, expandindo as análises nele contidas que consideravam a pobreza relativa de rendimento que afecta ...

Pobreza infantil en países ricos 2005
La proporción de niños que viven en situación de pobreza ha aumentado en la mayoría de las economías desarrolladas. Independientemente del instrumento ...

Pobreza infantil en perspectiva: un panorama del bienestar infantil en los países ricos
Este Report Card proporciona un amplio análisis de la vida y el bienestar de niños y jóvenes de 21 naciones del mundo industrializado. Su objetivo es ...

Pobreza y exclusión entre niños urbanos
Las ciudades del mundo a menudo son consideradas como centros privilegiados y de riqueza pero también acogen a cientos de millones de niños para quienes ...

Pobreza y privaciones de la infancia en los paises industrializados: tendencias recientes y alternativas de politica

A Portrait of Child Poverty in Germany
This paper offers a descriptive portrait of income poverty among children in Germany between the early 1980s and 2001, with a focus on developments since ...

Povertà dei bambini nei paesi ricchi 2005
La percentuale di bambini poveri è aumentata nella maggior parte delle economie sviluppate del mondo. Indipendentemente dai parametri applicati comunemente ...

Povertà e condizione dei minori in Italia dagli anni cinquanta ad oggi

Poverty and Exclusion among Urban Children - Arabic version
The cities of the world are often regarded as hubs of wealth and privilege, but they are also home to hundreds of millions of children for whom poverty ...

Poverty and Exclusion among Urban Children
The cities of the world are often regarded as hubs of wealth and privilege, but they are also home to hundreds of millions of children for whom poverty ...

Poverty, Inequality and Policy Affecting Vulnerable Groups in Moldova
This paper analyzes the changes that have intervened in the field of income poverty and human poverty since the onset of the transition in Moldova. With ...

Principles and Practicalities in Measuring Child Poverty for the Rich Countries
This paper has three objectives. The first is to discuss the major issues involved in defining and measuring child poverty. The choices that must be made ...

Prospettiva sulla povertà infantile: un quadro comparativo sul benessere dei bambini nei paesi ricchi
Questo rapporto presenta un'estesa analisi della condizione e del benessere dei bambini e dei giovani in 21 paesi del mondo industrializzato. Si pone ...

Reinvesting in Children? Policies for the very young in South Eastern Europe and the CIS
Economic collapse in the former Communist bloc led to soaring levels of child poverty in the 1990s. The effects of rising unemployment, under-employment ...

Relative Income Poverty among Children in Rich Countries
This paper presents and discusses child relative income poverty statistics for 35 economically advanced countries, representing all the members of the ...

Review of the Circumstances among Children in Iimmigrant Families in Australia
Special Series on the Situation of Children in Immigrant Families in Affluent Societies There were about 1.5 million children 0 to 17 years ...

Simulating the Impact of the Global Economic Crisis and Policy Responses on Children in Ghana
Like many countries in sub-Saharan Africa, Ghana is experiencing the impact of the global crisis and the uncertain economic outlook. Indeed, as Ghana’s ...

Simulating the Impact of the Global Economic Crisis and Policy Responses on Children in West and Central Africa
The current global financial and economic crisis, which exacerbates the impacts of the energy and food crises that immediately preceded it, has spread ...

Simulation des effets de la crise économique et des politiques de reponse sur les enfants en Afrique de l'Ouest et du Centre: le cas du Burkina Faso
Le Burkina Faso à vu ses gains économiques, durement acquis ces dernières années, rongés par la crise financière et économique mondiale du 2008-09. Il ...

Simulation of the Effects of the Economic Crisis and Response Policies on Children in West and Central Africa: The Case of Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso’s hard earned economic gains in recent years have been eroded by the 2008-09 world financial and economic crisis. The country will particularly ...

The Situation among Children of Migrant Origin in Germany
Special Series on the Situation of Children in Immigrant Families in Affluent Societies Germany may be described as a country of immigrants. ...

The Situation of Children in Immigrant Families in Italy: Changes and challenges
Special Series on Children in Immigrant Families in Affluent Societies According to 2001 census data more than 900,000 children aged 0-17, ...

The Situation of Children in Immigrant Families in the United Kingdom
Special Series on Children in Immigrant Families in Affluent Societies The foreign-born population in the United Kingdom reached 4.9 million ...

Social Exclusion and Children: A European view for a US debate
The concept of social exclusion has been widely debated in Europe but its application to children has seen relatively little discussion. What the social ...

Social Policy and Child Poverty: Hungary since 1945

Tabla clasificatoria de la situación de los niños pobres en las naciones ricas
Esta publicación es el primer número de una serie titulada Innocenti Report Cards (Boletines de Clasificaciones Innocenti), cuyo objetivo es controlar ...

Tableau de classement de la pauvreté des enfants parmi les nations riches
Cette publication est la première d’une série des Bilans Innocenti visant à évaluer la capacité des pays industrialisés à répondre aux besoins de leurs ...

Through Children's Eyes: An initial study of children's personal experiences and coping strategies growing up poor in an affluent Netherlands
Current research on child poverty in rich countries is mostly quantitative in nature and mainly concentrates on determining its extent and future outcomes. ...

Transition économique et coûts sociaux: la condition de l’enfance dans les pays d’Europe centrale et orientale

Transizione economica e costi sociali: la condizione dell'infanzia nei paesi dell'Est

Übergang zur Marktwirtschaft und soziale Folgen: zur Lage der Kinder in Ost- und Mittleeuropa

The Urban Child in the Third World: Urbanization trends and some principal issues

Urban Children in Distress: An introduction to the issues

Urban Children in Distress: Global predicaments and innovative strategies

Zur Lage der Kinder in Deutschland: Politik für Kinder als Zukunftsgestaltung
Die Chancen von Kindern, sich in ihrer Lebensumwelt entsprechend ihren Fähigkeiten und Kompetenzen entwickeln zu können und Vertrauen zu den Erwachsenen ...

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Poverty pushes minor girls into prostitution/ survey
Extreme poverty is the reason and prostitution the cause. Unable to combat the crisis, a large number of minor girls (below 18 years of age), mainly from ...
Child poverty

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The state of children and women in Turkey : perspectives in the context of the CRC and CEDAW
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