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April 24, 2018
Child -Marriage-sdgdatalabs

Child marriage: A lifetime of disadvantage and deprivation, especially for girls

April 16, 2018
story

Lack of trained teachers and adequate facilities, a big threat to SDG 4

Obtaining a quality education is the foundation to improving people’s lives and sustainable development. Basic literacy skills have improved tremendously, yet bolder efforts are needed to make even greater strides for achieving universal education goals.
March 1, 2018
under-five mortality

A drastic decline in Child Mortality since 2000, yet a long way to go

Child mortality rates have plummeted to less than half of what they were in 1990, but it is not enough. We have to acknowledge tremendous global […]
December 6, 2017
UN-Declaration-of-Human-Rights-turns-70

THE HUMAN RIGHTS DAY, 10th December

Even after seventy years, the declaration still holds relevant and is the most translated document in the world, currently existing in more than 500 languages.
October 24, 2017
UN-day-by-iTM

UNITED NATIONS DAY – 24th OCTOBER

UN Day 2017 marks the 72nd anniversary of the UN Charter’s entry into force, and celebrates everything that the UN represents and has achieved since its establishment in 1945.
September 28, 2017
Malnutrition

Tackling child malnutrition to unlock potential and boost prosperity

Far too many children under age 5 are stunted, wasted or overweight—all of which are manifestations of malnutrition. These conditions put children at greater risk of dying from common infections, jeopardize their cognitive development, and increase their vulnerability to non-communicable diseases later in life.