A billion children in the developing world are
living without many basic human needs, according to a new study.
According to Unicef, about half the children in Middle Eastern,
African and other third world countries do not have things like
education or safe water.
It thinks the solution may be to set up an international fund for
The United Nations wants to end extreme poverty by 2015, but the
report, called Child Poverty in the Developing World, makes this
look very unlikely.