A new report provides, for the first time, a detailed international comparison of the laws and policies that shape children’s lives around the world.
The Children’s Chances website allows people to view maps of key policies for children’s healthy development, and answer pressing questions such as:
The World Policy Analysis Center collected and analyzed information on laws and policies relevant to children’s and adults’ lives in the following areas: education, income, discrimination, equity, health, disability, family, parental labor, child labor, child marriage, as well as social, economic, civil and political rights. This website summarizes key original findings from these databases on current laws and policies in UN member states that are essential to the healthy development of children and youth around the world.
Detaled information, access to the report and a range of media supporting the report are available by visiting http://childrenschances.org