8 Horrifying Problems Faced by Children across the World ...


I don’t think it comes as a surprise to anybody that some children don’t live nice, happy comfortable lives and it’s a fact that always seem to tug at the heartstrings more than when we hear tales of adult suffering. Here are 8 horrifying problems faced by children across the world.

1. Poverty

More than 30% of children in the developing world suffer from malnutrition and are underweight. UNICEF states that over 25,000 children die on a daily basis due to poverty. Most die from secondary diseases that are easily curable but their parents lack the resources to help them. (I’m sorry but I really have to ask – a parent’s ultimate responsibility is to provide care and support to their children so why do they continue to give birth when they don’t even have enough to feed themselves adequately?)

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