In light of Bangladesh's appearance before the Committee on the Rights of the Child in May 2009, this fact sheet looks at the realization of economic and social rights for Bangladesh's children.
Although Angola has one of the highest GDP per capita in Sub-Saharan Africa, average life expectancy is 41 years and 69 percent of Angolans live below the poverty line.
India had higher economic growth from 1995 to 2005 than its South Asian neighbors, but also one of the smallest declines in under-five mortality rates.
Inequality in education and health, and regional disparities in child mortality, in Bolivia are striking.
The Israeli confiscation and control of Palestinian water resources is a defining feature of the Israeli occupation and a major impediment to resolution of the Israel-Palestine conflict.