Did you know? Facts about the life of an African child

Did you know?

-A quarter of children in Sub-Saharan Africa do not go to school – a total of 32 million primary-school-age children.

-In Sub-Saharan Africa, 15 million children have been orphaned by AIDS, as of 2009

-In Sub-Saharan Africa, 34% of children under five are sleeping under an insecticide-treated mosquito net.

Check out “The life of an African child“, a fascinating infographic published by CNN, for a further look into what life is like for children growing up in Africa!


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  • Reply Did You Know October 22, 2012 at 9:47 pm

    That’s really sad. I hope it gets better for these kids.

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