Gallery

Children of Southasia

By Sneha Shrestha

25 February 2012

Cause for hope and for sober reflection in UNICEF's latest report.
Print Friendly

Even with a steadily declining under-5 mortality rate (considered a key indicator of child welfare) across the region in the last three decades, Southasia still faces daunting challenges in guaranteeing the wellbeing of its children. This series of infographics shows how far we have come, and where we must work harder to serve Southasia’s┬álarge young population.

SOURCE: UNICEF, The State of the World’s Children 2012: Children in an Urban World.

~ Sneha Shrestha is a Nepali artist based in Boston.

Post Comments

Leave a Reply

Comments will have to be approved by a Himal Southasian moderator before they are published. See Comment Moderation Policy.

Other Photo Features

PodcastsTestimonials

YouTube Channel

Comments

  • Mr Moti

    Nageen Rather, 15 January 2019

    Really a heart wrenching tale with lot of symbolism at work. The language and the technicalities are perfect. The story made my eyes moist. I wish if ...

    Read More
  • Pakistan’s missing #MeToo movement

    ibrahim, 11 January 2019

    What a brilliant and relevant article! The writer is a must follow. Hoping to read more of her writings!

    Read More
  • The tempest in your tea cup

    Vinod, 10 January 2019

    The reason the Estate Workers were disowned and disfranchised had nothing to do with Kallathonis. It had everything to do with business and electoral ...

    Read More