A Future for the World’s Children?

A Future for the World’s Children? (Lancet Commission, WHO, UNICEF, Feb 2020, 54p)

Argues for placing children 0-18 years old, at the center of the Sustainable Development Goals and the heart of the concept of sustainability. The health and future of every child and adolescent worldwide is under immediate threat from ecological degradation, climate change, and exploitative marketing that pushes fast foods, sugary drinks, and tobacco at children. Includes a global index of 180 countries.  (The Lancet, Vol 395, 22 Feb 2020, 605-659)

 

Share and follow us via:

Recent Articles:

  • An independent charity provides financial and technical support to children in developing countries. Aims to transform the lives of children by tackling some of the most challenging issues they face….

  • Introduction While fossil fuels continue to dominate energy production and consumption, the press of climate change has made it abundantly clear that the ecological costs of greenhouse gas emitting power…

  • Young leaders are not just aspiring leaders of the future, but, in recent decades, appear as major factors in raising awareness of and popularizing the most urgent problems of our…