Nor is the suffering limited to children in developing countries.
Children have in the past and continue to influence policy makers.
I think he is an entertainer. I would prefer if he were a performer.
I think tremendous change has taken place since the World Summit for Children in 1990.
Northern Uganda presents a situation of extraordinary violation of the rights of children.
By ratifying the Convention, governments become legally bound to implement the rights therein.
The real solution is to improve the incomes of the poor and provide their children with decent education.
And each of us can practice rights ourselves, treating each other without discrimination, respecting each other's dignity and rights.
It's estimated that there may be two hundred and fifty million children in the world engaged in some form of exploitative child labour.
UNICEF has repeatedly called on governments to ensure basic services for children and this includes providing food where the need exists.