Harnessing the Power of Data for Girls: Taking stock and looking ahead to 2030
This brochure includes the first global estimates on the time girls spend doing household chores such as cooking, cleaning, caring for family members and collecting water and firewood.
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Time Machine Installation on Data for Children
To shine a spotlight on the lack of child-related data, the Time Machine installation demonstrates data through art by translating childhood memories from data into sound.

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Uprooted: The Growing Crisis for Refugee and Migrant Children
The report sheds light on the truly global nature of childhood migration and displacement, highlighting major challenges in every region.

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From the First Hour of Life
This global report paints a troubling picture about the state of breastfeeding practices around the world.

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The State of the World's Children 2016
This edition of the report argues that progress for the most disadvantaged children is the defining condition for delivering on the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.

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What are Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS)?
The MICS programme is designed to collect statistically sound, internationally comparable data on more than 100 indicators
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Joint child malnutrition estimates – 2016
Malnutrition is a violation of a child's right to survival and development – and its consequences often remain invisible until it's too late.
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Revealing disparities, advancing children's rights.

UNICEF has learned through experience that problems that go unmeasured often go unsolved. We believe that consistent, credible data about children’s situations are critical to the improvement of their lives – and indispensable to realizing the rights of every child.

Data continue to support advocacy and action on behalf of the world’s 2.2 billion children, providing governments with facts on which to base decisions and actions to improve children’s lives. And new ways of collecting and using data will help target investments and interventions to reach the most vulnerable children.

Data do not, of themselves, change the world. They make change possible – by identifying needs, supporting advocacy, and gauging progress.