High Birth Rates & Poverty Undermine a Generation of African Children

August 29, 2016 • Daily Email Recap

High birth rates and poverty undermine a generation of African children – report

African children will make up nearly half the world’s poorest people by 2030 if nothing is done to reverse existing trends, according to a report.
Despite economic growth, one in five children will live in poverty because of high fertility rates, inequality and deep-seated privation, according to the Overseas Development Institute (ODI).

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