Most children in developing countries die from diseases that are avoidable, or can easily be treated.
VIOLENCE AGAINST CHILDREN
Millions of children suffer from violence and abuse. They are used as cheap labour – or even sent to war as soldiers.
Violence against children
884 million people in the world still have no access to enough clean water for everyday living. Contaminated water and poor hygiene are among the main causes in many countries of high rates of child mortality.