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Unregistered Children

Birth Registration: The Missing Link of Child Protection

Celia Buckman | Posted 08.05.2014 | Teen
Celia Buckman

It's really a simple concept. Every child, no matter where they live or what their circumstances, should be acknowledged by their governments of their existence.

UN: 1 In 3 Children Hasn't Had Birth Registered

AP | Posted 12.11.2013 | Impact

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. children's agency says nearly 230 million children under the age of five around the world have never had their birth ...

Reminding The World That Every Girl Counts

Sarah Gordon | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Sarah Gordon

Every year, approximately 51 million children under the age of five are not registered at birth, a disproportionate number of whom are girls. The Girls Count Act is a statement that the United States will proactively support every child's right to receive legal and social benefits through registration at birth.