Schoolchildren queue to enter their classroom in this 2007 photograph from the Syrian Arab Republic.
Is there a child who does not dream of being counted and having her or his gifts and talents recognized? No. All children have hopes and dreams - including children with disabilities. And all children deserve a fair chance to make their dreams real.
This edition of The State of the World’s Children includes contributions by young people and parents who show that, when given that chance, children with disabilities are more than capable of overcoming barriers to their inclusion, of taking their rightful place as equal participants in society and of enriching the life of their communities. Click to access the report and related materials