Health

March 24,2016
Why sport and play

For many people around the world, sport and play are immediately and inextricably tied to the notion of childhood. Through play children explore, invent and create.

March 23,2016
The rifts behind Nigeria's mass kidnap

When local people warned that hundreds of Islamist militants were heading towards his remote town of Chibok in northeastern Nigeria, Danuma Mphur hurried to summon help.

March 22,2016
11 Shocking facts about child abuse

Much too often, we see evidence everyday that somewhere; someone is committing the most unspeakable act.

March 22,2016
Air Pollution Impact on Children

stringent regulations on industrial and vehicle emissions have allowed the South Coast Air Basin (SoCAB) to make tremendous improvements in air quality over the past 30 years.

March 22,2016
The Effects of the Physical Environment on Children’s Development

Cornell University environmental and developmental psychologist Gary Evans has conducted numerous research studies examining the effects of the physical environment on children’s well-being.

March 22,2016
Environmental Influences on Children's Behavior

 More than 24 million children in the United States are aged five and below (U.S. Census Bureau, 2000).

March 15,2016
Child Mortality under five

Since 1990, the world has cut both the rate and number of child deaths by more than one half.

February 12,2015
The state of the world's children 2012. Children in an Urban World

This report Shows that this is so in urban centres just as in the remote rural places we commonly associate with deprivation and vulnerability.

February 10,2015
Protecting children from violence in sport

This report discusses the protection of the children from violence in sport.

February 10,2015
Prevalence and trends of stunting among pre-school children, 1990-2020

This paper quantify the revalence and trends of stunting among children using the W.H.O. growth standards.

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