only between two of the most vulnerable groups of people
60 million child brides in the developing countries are currently between 20 and 24 years old
That means that one third of women
500 million women
that is two thirds of the total global female population (781 million).
The probability of children survival increases by 20
if a woman is working in the family.
FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION:
70 million girls and women have suffered genital mutilation in Africa alone.
In Spain, 17,000 are currently in danger.
Half a million children died last year from diarrheic diseases
due to consumption of contaminated water, lack of sanitation, and poor hygiene.
158 million minors are working.
That means that 1 in 6 children in the world work.
More than 30 million primary school age children
do not receive any education.
150 million children
have no family protection whatsoever.
Source: World Bank, 2015. Unicef, 2015