Future Generations Ready for The World

UNFPA’s Contribution to the Goals of the World Summit for Children

No. of pages: 31

Publication Date: 2001

Author: UNFPA

Publisher: UNFPA

ISBN: 0-89714-498-8

This publication documents UNFPA's contribution to the goals of the World Summit for Children and its commitment to young people. This commitment, anchored in the ICPD Programme of Action, includes support in four major areas: girls' education, adolescent reproductive and sexual health, HIV/AIDS prevention, and maternal mortality. Examples of UNFPA-funded projects in each of these areas are presented, as are strategies for moving forward.

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