Global child welfare

Global child welfare - Childhood is "time for children...

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Childhood is “time for children to be in school and  at play, to grow strong and confident with the love  and encouragement of their family and an  extended community of caring adults.  It is a  precious time in which children should live free  from fear, safe from violence and protected from  abuse and exploitation.  As such, childhood  means more than just the space between birth  and …adulthood. It refers to the state and  condition of a child’s life, to the quality of those  years (UNICEF). 
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The goal of UNICEF is to improve the lives of  children and youth in the developing world by  providing community-based services, water  supply, education, nutrition and emergency  operations.  Created to work with children in Europe and China  after World War II and became a permanent  entity.  It is an agency of the UN.  Each year, UNICEF publishes the State of the  World’s Children. 
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It “sets out the rights that must be realized for children  to develop their full potential, free from hunger and  want, neglect and abuse. It reflects a new vision of the 
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