What happens when development is concentrated in cities and excludes rural areas? In Ethiopia, one of the answers to that question is visible in Addis Ababa. The city has seen an influx of more than two million people in the past 20 years alone.
Save the Children has been working to protect young people for a century now. To mark the anniversary, the organization is looking back at its founder as it faces new crises.
Over the past three months, all of the children born in a region in northern India were boys, a survey found, raising suspicions of rampant female feticide. Patriarchal mindset and technology are to blame, say experts.
Africa's population is growing rapidly. The high birthrates present the continent with an enormous challenge. However, a study found that the number of children is declining as education, health and jobs rise.
A new report shows the percentage of Indians living in poverty is half what it was a decade ago. But child poverty around the world is still rife, affecting nearly two-thirds of those under 18 in sub-Saharan Africa.
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