How can you leave no one behind when millions of children are uncounted?

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The exact figure of unregistered children around the world is unknown but it is measured in millions. Now NGOs are insisting that all children are counted

One night, a five-year-old boy named Sheru became separated from his older brother at a train station in central India. Somehow, he ended up on a train that took him nearly 1,000 miles away to Kolkata where he knew no one, and none of the language.

He learned to survive on the streets until a stranger reported him as a lost child to the police and he was taken to an orphanage. Then, he was adopted by a couple in Tasmania, 10,000 miles away from his home.

The difference between the two numbers is enormous, and I’m sure you could apply that to many countries around the world

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We need to bring back serious attempts to register birth and deaths to give developing countries a chance

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